Mchale f5600 over f5500

Boss Man

Livestock Farmer
Is the mchale f5600 worth the extra money compared to the mchale f5500. Does the tractor need the power beyond to run the f5600? The main advantage we see is the density and net adjustment on screen.

Boss Man

Livestock Farmer
I would think them two things are things you would set for job and not be changing alot so not justify extra cost
When changing from silage/ straw/hay its somthing you change quiet frequently. The leaver on the side to change the distance from the door sensor only works depending on the type of crop. Can still pack hay too tight

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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...