@shearerlad you haven't lived,trying to buy blackface tups on a very restricted budget(250-350) was one of the most frustrating tasks I ever attempted and is one of the reasons that I no longer keep blackies.
Today's job is drawing the ewes for them.
Top and bottom 3rd going to these 3 Cheviot tups with daughters from top ewes to be kept.
Middle third of the ewes are going to BFL for Cheviot mule replacements in the flock of cross ewes.
JCB has launched new Fastrac 4000 and 8000 Series tractors with an all-new electronics infrastructure which is claimed to deliver higher levels of performance. According to JCB, the new Fastrac iCon operator environment has three key features: iConfigure – creating a bespoke control experience for every operator iConnect – integrating advanced precision agriculture technology iControl – redefining operation through new driveline software The 175hp to 348hp (133kW to 260kW) Fastracs feature the new iCon armrest console and touch-screen display to provide flexibility in operator allocation and operator information, as well as a new transmission control strategy to enhance operator comfort and powertrain efficiency, says the manufacturer...