1. Farm Classifieds

    Weaving Sabre Tine Drill 5m

    Weaving Sabre Tine Drill 5m Advert added by: Machinery Details Category: Tillage Drills Price: £22000 Condition: Good Description Weaving Sabre Tine Drill Year of Manufacture: 2018 Working Width: 5 metres (Could be changed to 4.8m) Only...
  2. Aspiring Peasants


    I know disc mowers are more popular than drum mowers but I really dislike my Krone disc mower. It's on its fifth season, it's unreliable and is hard to get as tidy a job as with the vicon drum mower we used to have. Looking at alternatives, has anyone got a Weaving drum mower which I think are...
  3. jack6480

    Closing wheels uk

    Hi could anyone point me in the direction to someone who sells closing wheels for direct drills in the uk. thanks
  4. A

    Wheat varieties for (or not for) direct drilling

    Hi Folks, i don't often post, i work at Rothamsted and we're hoping to set up a DD experiment with different wheat varieties. Interested in any comments on suitable or unsuitable candidates, also any comments on particular traits that might be important for direct drilling. Happy for any...
  5. H

    Kongslide Germinator

    Anyone used one of these .....are they any good ?
  6. F

    Low Distubance Drill

    We currently use various methods for planting our crops inc plough, cultivate/power harrow and drill and also sumo early then drill. We have a Rapid and a Weaving tine drill which both work well but move quite a bit of soil allowing a flush at seeding. What reasonably priced low disturbance...
  7. GAM

    Topper Choice

    Thinking of buying a 9' topper, Fleming seems to be good value for money, what's peoples thoughts?
  8. Oldmacdonald

    Is there no money in small direct drills?

    All these fancy machines from Horsch, Kuhn, Horizon - great big trailed things with a 5 tonne hopper Does the technology not still work in a 3 metre, mounted version with 500kg hopper?
  9. tr250

    When is it best to destruct permanent pasture when drilling oat/pea

    Just doing a field for whole crop it’s permanent grass at the moment I’m going to drill with Weaving gd would you spray glyphosate before drilling or after pre em? I’m not too worried about the peas but a little worried about the oats being affected by dying grass
  10. Country girl

    Moore unidrill 3m wanted

    Does anyone have a 3m Moore unidrill for sale please?
  11. M

    Tine drill pros and cons

    Hi Everyone, we’ve been using various disc/cultivator drills for decades now along the lines of Rapids and Moore tandem etc. I’ve demo a KV tine drill this spring as I’m looking at a simpler cheaper system to replace my 20 year old disc drill Land type- clay loams Anyone else run a simple...
  12. Henery

    Rushes….. what to do?

    Rushes getting worse , I know drainage is the real answer but not possible at the moment. Weed wiper ? Spot spray? What works best and when ? thanks 🙏
  13. Alistair Nelson

    Andrew Ward's Drill Demo Day

    Anybody go? The Good, the Bad, the Ugly? Watching the first video on Youtube ground conditions looked testing with wet clay land and the soil pit actually filling with water overnight!! Interested to hear people who went thoughts? Cheers Alistair
  14. P

    Changing to no till on 300 acres

    We are looking to move down the regen route, mob grazing and no till, we have around 300 acres of arable (decent ground thats been pretty much spring barley and winter wheat for years) that we are looking to direct drill after a cover crop next year, there is another part of the farm that when I...
  15. C

    Best drill 3 meter

    I’m looking for a 3 m drill that will lift (non trailed) and will also sow fertiliser and tramline. Any suggestions ?
  16. D

    Most Stable and Easy Grain Drill Depth Control.

    I have a Moore Unidrill and an MF30. I can get depth satisfactory in the end but it always seems a bit of a battle and a head scratcher. Why aren’t grain drills made like beet drills? Set and forget. Stable depth through soft and hard going not constantly on the lever. I have soft sand and clay...
  17. Sir loin

    Lely Polymat combination seed drill

    Father in law has very kindly donated a 4 meter combination power harrow and drill to my 18 year olds fledgling contracting business , Every thing works fine apart from the screen/ electrics that control the tramlineing anyone know A) who could repair or B) a company that would sell me one or C)...
  18. B

    Experiences of Drilling OSR with Low Disturbance Subsoiler

    Just interested to hear how people have got on drilling OSR with Low Disturbance subsoiler and disc coulters on the back. Preferences of Seeder units and disc coulters plus disc running straight behind leg or slightly offset? Our subsoiler leaves gap behind leg on heavier land so was thinking...
  19. Farm Classifieds

    Weaving shortdisc mounted folding 5m

    Weaving shortdisc mounted folding 5m Advert added by: rob seward @2kids1dog Machinery Details Category: Tillage Discs Price: £11500 Condition: Excellent Description Not used for 2yrs, and occasional light use. Excellent order always over-wintered in barn...
  20. Hutchinsons News

    Donât let phosphate deficiency stifle wheat potential

    Donât let phosphate deficiency stifle wheat potential Lack of phosphate could be limiting yield potential in many wheat crops, even some of the best. Hutchinsons crop nutrition manager Tim Kerr examines what can be done about it this autumn. Analysis of more than 900 grain samples...