Question for the larger sized drivers !!!!

Bald Rick

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Livestock Farmer
Location
Anglesey
how do the big lads get fert spinners and sprayers on and off tractors ?? im a short arse and still squeeze pass back wheels to get a amazone spinner on and off, not an easy task as not as fit as i used to be !!!!!!

Family well, Dan?

We have two big lads ... Me and another.
I don’t go near tractors and the big lad gets the thin lad to put on the spinner as you are right. It would be easier for a camel to enter the kingdom of heaven than for the more robust brethren to attach the Amazone...
 

danpwll

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Mixed Farmer
Location
flintshire
Family well, Dan?

We have two big lads ... Me and another.
I don’t go near tractors and the big lad gets the thin lad to put on the spinner as you are right. It would be easier for a camel to enter the kingdom of heaven than for the more robust brethren to attach the Amazone...
all fine here thanks !! luckily me and worker both slim , well he's only 18 and im slightly older and more robust built and still get a muddy back on the wheel !!!!
 

neilo

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Mixed Farmer
Location
Montgomeryshire
how do the big lads get fert spinners and sprayers on and off tractors ?? im a short arse and still squeeze pass back wheels to get a amazone spinner on and off, not an easy task as not as fit as i used to be !!!!!!

A Kuhn weighcell spreader sits 4-6” further back than a non-weighing model, leaving a bit more expansion room for the operator. :whistle:

Old SP sprayer now, rather than mounted….
 

Top cereal and oilseed growers honoured at the Yield Enhancement Network Awards 2021

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Despite an average growing year for most crops, many growers managed to go above and beyond their predicted max yields, with Lincolnshire grower Tim Lamyman taking the top spots for his wheat yields and his world record breaking winter barley yield.

The highest cereal and oilseed yields achieved at harvest 2021 were announced at this year’s Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) Awards on Wednesday 24th November at the Croptec Show. With award presentations by Tom Bradshaw, Vice President of NFU, 24 farms took home the evening’s top awards for highest yield and highest potential yield achieved for wheat, winter and spring barley, oats, and oilseed. The 2021 winners came from all corners of the UK, as well as from as far afield as Finland and New Zealand.

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