Cheap fert?

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Livestock Farmer
Has anyone ever had anything to do with this fertiliser screenings before, sounds to cheap at £320 ton, no analysis with it, just wondering what it’s like


Arable Farmer
Blend screenings are basically the dust and spills from around a blending or bagging plant. I’ve had some in the past , sold with no spec and I had it analysed myself at 9.10.10, paid about £70/t in 2019

It depends what has be running through the plant what you end up with.


Livestock Farmer
Co antrim
U could chance it on grazing ground but a deffo no no on arable crops, but is it worth the risk at that price u might be aswel to buy the real deal

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) alongside the Farm Safety Partnership (FSP), has named new farm safety champions and commended the outstanding work on farm safety that has been carried out in the farming community in the last 20 years.

Two of these champions are Malcom Downey, retired principal inspector for the Agri/Food team in HSENI and Harry Sinclair, current chair of the Farm Safety Partnership and former president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU).

Improving farm safety is the key aim of HSENI’s and the FSP’s work and...