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  1. Vantage ASC - Richard

    New Grant Scheme

    We have made some sense of the new grant scheme for you, check out the link to see what you can purchase and be eligible for the funding! Flow meters Displays and receivers Steering motors Section and rate controller(s) Yield mapping Chlorophyll meters Weather stations The Vantage EW - ASC team...
  2. Seth470

    Diet Feeding Beef Cattle.

    Starting to use our diet feeder a bit more, just want to know what people are putting in. Haven access to Silage, Straw, Hay ,barley, brewers grain and spuds.
  3. Lallemand Animal Nut.

    How to maximise variable silage cuts

    Maximising milk from forage will be at the forefront of minds this winter and effectively managing silage at feed-out to balance inconsistencies between cuts will be key to success. Inconsistencies in silage between cuts can present a challenge at feed-out and have a notable impact on rumen...
  4. Oldmacdonald

    Methane inhibitor feed additives.

    How important are methane inhibitor feed additives going to be in future? What options are there currently on the market, and at what price? Anyone using any?
  5. iwa

    T7.210 wheel change radar/sensor

    Hi, test drove 2020 t7.210 on 38” verdistins not a fan of them so done the deal and part of it was rims and tyres changed to 42’s Michelin, noticed top speed was 49kph on the 38’s and was still 49kph on the 42’s surely the bigger wheel would leave her higher geared? So does it read form a radar...
  6. B

    Sudden Death of Sucklers in This Weather.

    Anyone else had a rough time of time of it? We had a dead cow on Wednesday morning and then two more side by side this morning, all in the same field. Its very mild to bring them in ,which brings its own problems. They look content enough and have plenty straw , molasses and mag buckets...
  7. jimmer

    Split block herds

    Usually seen as a ball ache With some dairies insisting on a more level supply and the unavoidable cash flow yoyo, is running a split block herd that bad Two 9 week blocks wouldn't have to overlap in breeding or calving But are there issues with in parlour feeding unless individual feeding is...
  8. Greythundercloudys

    Oldest machine on farm, dead or alive.

    As said above, mine is 35x, new in 1963. So nearly 60 years old. And had a km22 from the 80s, it went in the scrap last year.
  9. T

    BBC at it again re meat and climate

    Interviewing two farming brothers who have given up beef farming to save the planet.Also some professor from Lancaster University saying that beef and lamb has the highest carbon footprint of all food with pork and chicken a little lower. Where do they get their facts from ? Everyone,even...
  10. J

    Friesian steers silage based diet

    Looking for the best way to do some friesian steers on a mainly silage based diet. Looking to run them on to being bigger beast as I’ve not got the grain to fatten as bulls but I’ve plenty silage. was thinking maybe 1-2kg of cake a day? Is anyone else on with this?
  11. V

    Best thing to feed bulls

    Ive got 4 Angus bulls been out working there first season , there under 2 year old , had a busy summer and are looking quite lean . Getting them off cows next week and will put in shed and quietly feed them over winter to our condition back on. Currently feed suckler calves a 16% nut. With ad...
  12. H

    Moist Citrus Pulp

    Hello Folk I would like to ask a question to anyone in the south of England on here. Moist citrus pulp is a feed that has been around for donkeys year and in your part of the world you can buy it near enough as cheap as you can grow silage. it is and incredible source of energy at 13.5ME and...
  13. B

    Teagle tomahawk 8555 dual chop

    Has anyone experience with a dual chop? Are they worth spending the extra money for processing hay and straw for a diet feeder as well as bedding duties, or just get a normal straw chopper and pay some one to come with a proper machine to do the bales for feed?
  14. Stags Agri

    DISPERSAL SALE OF COMBINE, 4 TRACTORS, TELEHANDLER, RTV, FULL RANGE OF MACHINERY - 28/09/2021

    New Barton Farm, Wembury, Plymouth, PL9 0EE Tue 28 September 2021 DISPERSAL SALE OF COMBINE, 4 TRACTORS, TELEHANDLER, RTV, FULL RANGE OF ARABLE & GRASSLAND MACHINERY, LIVESTOCK & GENERAL EQUIPMENT On behalf of Messrs TJ & CA Jakins PLEASE NOTE ONLINE BIDDING WILL BE AVAILABLE ON ALL TRACTORS...
  15. Tarw Coch

    Feeding wheat to cows.

    Due to an abundance of silage I’ve combined my wheat that was destined for wholecrop, what are my options for feeding it to the cows? Mobile mill and mix is first though but what about caustic wheat, could I do that myself, how does it work? Any other options?
  16. danpwll

    Maize, is it worth it for fattening beef??

    looking at pros and cons of growing maize for fattening cattle, at moment do good silage and crimp barley in a tmr, wouldl it benefit maize? lookin at cost , lost field for 12 months and need extra pit , so whats folks opinions??
  17. Farm Classifieds

    Keenan Klassic 80 TMR feeder

    Keenan Klassic 80 TMR feeder Advert added by: Margaret Cattell @Bodfari farmer Machinery Details Category: Feeding and Bedding Diet Feeders Price: £6000 Condition: Good Description No longer required as significant reduction in livestock. How to make contact...
  18. R

    What do you do when you're absolutely exhausted?

    Working every day from 6am until 8pm is taking a toll on me now, I feel exhausted all the time.
  19. Farm Business RSS

    Improve hindgut health for healthier cows

    Written by John Swire from Farm Business A new dietary supplement from Trouw Nutrition GB can help reduce the under-estimated problems caused by carbohydrate fermentation in the hindgut, reducing inflammation and increasing energy utilisation and milk production. “Farmers know that feeding...
  20. Lallemand Animal Nut.

    Top tips for feeding this year's silage

    Dairy farmers across the UK and Ireland are being encouraged to analyse their forages regularly during feed-out, to ensure rations meet performance targets and support rumen health. According to Lientjie Colahan, technical sales support at Lallemand Animal Nutrition, this year's silage could...
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