Hay and Straw for sale and Wanted open to all


Livestock Farmer
Suffolk !

Approx 30 ton of hay.
Doesnt need to be A1 quality.
Preferably in big squares but can work with rounds.
Needham Market, Suffolk (IP6).
Able to collect locally.

Cheers !
Digester at whitechurch not want it
I spoke to him. He said he was comitted to taking someones at the minute and to get it tested to see what dry matter it was. Thought someone local might want to pick some up at that price as ive got a lot going on to be carting it up there.
Have 80-90 round bale spring barley straw going spare. Nice, dry and barn stored. £35 bale ex farm, trailer loads only i.e. 20+ and cleared funds prior to loading. Am on Anglesey North Wales.

Could a ‘Meat Tax’ be on the cards in the UK?

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Written by Richard Halleron from Agriland

The latest machination coming from the so-called ‘opinion formers’, who seem to have the ear of government advisors in London, is the introduction of a ‘Meat Tax’ at consumer level.

This approach, it is argued, would have the combined impact of reducing meat consumption levels (I can really see the health benefits coming through now), while also helping to reduce the overall carbon footprint of production agriculture.

What absolute drivel! In my opinion, none of this makes sense at any level. This is a scurrilous and unfounded attack on livestock farming in this part of the world.

Yet, it has to be taken seriously. I make this point because economists at Rothamsted Research have already crunched the numbers where the introduction of a ‘UK...