1. T C

    Revystar Experience

    We have used Revystar on Spring Barley at "paint brush" for ramularia and it is disappointing. We used Adexar type (old stock) as a T2 on wheat and I thought we had too much septoria. My independent agronomist brought some plants from a neighbour who had used Revystar (same variety) and it was...
  2. Farmer Fin

    Spring barley seed head disease?

    Does anyone know what is causing this? We’ve seen bits before and it’s very annoying.
  3. puppet

    Cutting the Wrong Field

    I cut a field of hay a few miles away and next door were some lovely silage fields. The owner farms 3 miles away and will never be there apart from silage time. I wondered if anyone has cut, ploughed or sprayed the wrong field because nobody was around. Or maybe cut and baled it BECAUSE the...
  4. Bloders

    Perkins timing case

    Hello. Got a massey 6460 T2, with the Perkins 1000 engine (and VP44 pump, yes - that one) The alternator bracket has snapped off the timing case (examining the fracture, its been broken a while). Ive quickly asked a couple of people if they can weld it in place, both of whom have sadly declined...
  5. SuperTwo

    MF 3120 vs 3125

    Can anyone tell me what the differences between the two are?
  6. jon9000

    Spring barley T2

    Anyone else currently spray fungicide. Not sure if it worth it really? Planning on desicating it at the end of the month!
  7. S

    Sanderson T2-6 -22 1986

    Can anybody please advise me for spare parts for my Sanderson teleporter type T2 -6-22 1986 - the transmission brake assembly located on the front prop -shaft has fallen apart - the disk and parts of the master cylinder piston ect - and also the brake pads - none of these parts are listed...
  8. C

    Sanderson 725 help

    Hello, I have a new to me Sanderson T2-725 1988 year teleporter and have some questions if anyone can help please? First is the gears, I have an column mounted electric lever, up is forwards, middle is neutral, down is reverse, that's fine. But where does the gear lever with button on top in...
  9. H

    Late application of folpet

    I have some spring barley that is just gone past GS59 and has not gotten its T2 due to unforeseen circumstances. I want to include a multisite and now folpet is the only option and I see it says apply before GS59, I could leave it out but just wondering does anyone have any bad expeirence of...
  10. Jerry

    What new feed wheat?

    I need to replace Skyfall for this autumn drilling. It’s breaking then to rust and has had its day now. Will carry Graham for another year, hopefully more. So what varieties are worth looking at? Note I’m in the SW so good septoria scores are a must!
  11. O

    Mf 6499

    Hi all what's folks opinions of mf 6499 tr2 .
  12. Bigjon44


    Anyone warrant doing a T3 this year? Growing skyfall and is a bit of yellow rust around so may do a cheapo one involving Tebuconazole
  13. CPM RSS

    Focus on nutrition for milling wheat bonuses

    Written by Charlotte Cunningham Growers of high quality wheat are being urged to consider applying a range of crop nutrients at the critical flag leaf stage, as bonuses up to £20/t are being offered for milling wheat with a protein content of 13% or more. Charlotte Cunningham reports. With...
  14. CPM RSS

    Crop Doctor – Septoria low at T2

    Written by cpm As flag leaves begin to emerge across the country, Crop Doctor travels from west to east to assess disease progression or the lack of it. CPM joins the experts to explore the implications of the cool, wet May on fungicide programmes. The potential ‘googly’ this season may be...
  15. L

    Worsening blackgrass/ryegrass problem.

    I'm in my fifth year of strip tilling following a more traditional plough/power harrow based system. I had some decent results in the first few years but the last two wet autumn /winters have not been so great. My main problem is the blackgrass is getting out of hand, I don't think my...
  16. Agriland RSS

    Hit milling wheat bonuses by focusing on nutrition

    Written by William Kellett Growers of high quality wheat are being urged to consider applying a range of crop nutrients at the critical flag leaf stage, as bonuses up to £20/t are being offered for milling wheat with a protein content of 13% or more. With wheat prices currently sitting at...
  17. Chickcatcher

    Ear of Wheat in May

    I have one just in time
  18. Sonoftheheir

    Spraying Weather 🤔

    How come local mr big farmer can spray in any conditions? -
  19. teslacoils


    So, T2 has always been the big spend. Is this Revystar the complete dogs danglies? Because £45/ha gets me a lot of other chem.
  20. Agriland RSS

    Scottish growing sector faces pros and cons due to mixed weather

    Written by William Kellett Following an exceptionally dry spring in 2020, many were hoping for a more ‘normal’ spell of spring weather in 2021. However, the weather over the past month has been predominantly dry for most, along with being exceptionally cold, with the Met Office provisionally...