Looking at a Kuhn Megant tomorrow-a couple of questions


Mixed Farmer
The rows are 250 wide on this drill. Seems very wide, is thus usual on a megant, any thoughts about loss of yield?
The particular drill I am looking at, has disc openers before the tine coulters. I can’t see this on any other drill of this type. Any thoughts. I guess I can take them off, he says he fit them for drilling in cover crops.



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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...