Dairy complex new concrete floor grooving


We had the builder put lines in across the passage with a long handled float when it was wet (90’ to the direction of travel) much prefer that to the hexagons pressed in with a roller

Bald Rick

Livestock Farmer
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Head costs around £400 now then you need a light weight pole and work the concrete about 15-20 minutes after laying from back to front. Easiest off the bucket of a loadall as that generally equates to a full load at 5" depth (if you follow me)

this seems to be the industry standard here and what most foot trimmers prefer. For us personally we will spend more to get it grooved afterwards. Much cleaner cut than wet grooved.

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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...