Interesting right or wrong

roscoe erf

Livestock Farmer

personally i think they the c.l.a are wrong

Tyres over 10 years old on heavy vehicles to be banned from February 2021
Wheels being worked on in a lorry workshop

Earlier this year, the Government announced that tyres aged over 10 years will be banned on the front axles of lorries, buses, coaches and all single wheels of minibuses (9 to 16 passenger seats).
The legislation takes effect on 1 February 2021. We will be enforcing the legislation at roadside checks along with the vehicle annual test.
Find out about the full changes and what this will mean for your vehicles in our latest Moving On blog post.​

roscoe erf

Livestock Farmer
Shouldn't be needed but it's probably a result of too many accidents or too many vehicles being pulled over with tyres that aren't fit for the road because no one can be arsed to check them before taking them out.
They will fail a mot if they can’t read the size on it
are the c.l.a right or wrong is a trailer effected by this law

7610 super q

Arable Farmer
Dunno. IMO " Shoots " aren't really agricultural, and perhaps vehicles connected with it should come under the same rules as commercial vehicles. But once clipboard types start inspecting tractors and trailers, they may develop a taste for it.........


Livestock Farmer
Tyres over 10 years old on the steering axle of trucks buses etc and single tyres on minibuses. Not trailers tractors etc etc. Cla is wrong on this one.

Get ready for pest monitoring, advises PGRO

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Written by Charlotte Cunningham

The Processors and Growers Research Organisation (PGRO) has issued new advice to help growers understand the importance of measuring pest populations before any decisions are made on insecticides. Charlotte Cunningham reports. Ahead of the trapping season, the PGRO has produced a new masterclass video to help growers understand how to trap and assess pest populations. The key advice is that using a range of preventative tools will be crucial for farmers looking to reduce cases of pea and bean weevil, pea moth, and silver Y moth this spring, while finding more sustainable ways of farming in line with new agricultural policy, according to the PGRO’s research and...