1. Yorkshire lad

    Nitrogen prices

    Has anyone bought any new season nitrogen One rep told me he has more booked than last year. Another who I tend to believe said he has very few orders yet
  2. D

    Growing top notch Marforna

    How do you grow top qualty Marforna potatoes? As the Man said, " Well I would not start here" Yes I should have had them planted earlier & should have got them treated with Rhino powder. But what else? we can sell them, but quite hard to grow prone to been hollow & the slugs love'em. I've...
  3. daithi

    YARA bag cutter

    I won this yara bag cutter in a cereal competition, but I broke the blade by wacking some hard yara fert trying to get it out of the bag. Does anyone know where I might get a replacement blade? Thanks
  4. An Gof

    Epso Bortop

    Been having some tissue tests done and it seems we are coming up short on Boron. Anyone on here using Epso BorTop? Might be an easy step for me to replace the planned EpsoTop with BorTop. Anyone any practical experience on their crops and have an idea of the price please.
  5. Highland Mule

    Sub-forum move request

    Given that the evidence is clear that UK livestock farming is a net consumer of carbon, should the livestock section not be moved to be under the 'Conservation Agriculture' banner? It's arguably far more sustainable than the chemical fertiliser utilising, direct drilled arable that has claimed...
  6. H

    Will we be ploughing for re seeding in the future?

    With farmers taking the blame for wrecking the planet do you think we will be ploughing up permanent grassland to re seed?
  7. Grassman

    High pressure till end of april

    Just been on the BBC predicting high pressure till the end of April with very little rain. Going to be a difficult start for crops.
  8. Clive

    Bitersaltz vs liquid Magnesium ?

    Having seen decent results from Magnesium with fungicide applications here I'm pretty convinced that along with Manganese t's a micronutrient worth using routinely on our soil types. Bitersaltz has been our cheap go-to product but it's not the most users friendly when filling a 6000L sprayer...
  9. W

    Which copper product on wheat

    What are people using, I have for the last few years noticed pinched ears, and presumee it's copper deficiency. Whi h products are you using and when?
  10. Laggard

    Copper on spring barley

    Going to give the 2-3 leaf spring barley 2litres/ha manganese, is it worth putting 0.25litre/ha copper in or is it too soon?
  11. Clive

    Things that would improve farm safety ?

    This industry has a tragic safety record, what can we all do that may improve this ? lets use this thread for suggestions ? some maybe unpopular with others (I know mine will be !) but surely we can’t continue watching so many loose their life’s trying to produce a bit of food my top 3...
  12. Farmer Fin

    Generic vs R&D chems

    Does anyone know of any independent trials comparing like for like products? It seems like the big chem companies like to tell everyone their stuff is better and the major distributors like to go with that. I have a background in animal health where generics are probably more used than the R&D...
  13. icanshootwell

    Fertilizer a little lumpy!!

    20 to 30 years ago we never had this problem, every year now I seem to get several ton that lumps together in the bag, and I do drop the bags on their side to break the lumps which does help but some are to bad and this happens.
  14. CPM RSS

    Grow the future – Tools for the new normal

    Written by cpm Download PDF In a world where it’s more important to focus on tailoring applications to in-field variance than getting it right on average, digital precision becomes an essential. CPM reviews Yara’s Farmer toolbox. It’s easy to make a complex tool but more complex to make it easy...
  15. S

    Mixing pre em with fertiliser

    Anyone ever done this, specifically 0.3 of Liberator with omex n24, just thinking it would save a trip in the spring.
  16. M

    How much nitrogen?

    How much nitrogen do you apply to grass for grazing sheep and cattle?
  17. C

    Kuhn AGT

    I am looking at moving from 24m to 36m tramlines, I am currently running a kongskilde wing jet and going back to a spinning disk really feels like a step in the wrong direction so it looks like a Kuhn AGT (Despite the price tag). Liquid fertiliser is not an option as out main activity is...
  18. M

    Fendt varioguide rs232

    Hi, Just wondered if anybody knows if it is possible for varioguide to take / read in rs232 variable rate info and use it to control an isobus device? I'd also be interested to know if there is an easy way of controlling the rate of an isobus machine using info from a serial device? I've found...
  19. Farmer_Joe

    Grassland correction, advice required on soil results.

    Not sure this is correct section but you boys much know more about this sort of stuff in just a pauper upland farmer, getting alot of moss so thought i would check soils, what you rekon to stick on for some correction, these fields are usually cut and get alot of muck after, looks like they...
  20. N

    Bogballe setting

    Anyone with a setting for yara mila 27 5 5 +6s. Nothing under yara in the book, the app shows yara mila montoir, never heard of that but a very close analysis. Tia