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Gedd

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Probably been mentioned before but is there an outlet for non assured rape i only grow 20/30 acres and 20/30 acres of feed wheat to sell the barley i use myself its a expense that i could do without if i could sell the rape without there is outlets for the wheat
 

robbie

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Probably been mentioned before but is there an outlet for non assured rape i only grow 20/30 acres and 20/30 acres of feed wheat to sell the barley i use myself its a expense that i could do without if i could sell the rape without there is outlets for the wheat
Not sure of your area but I know of a couple of local farmers who don't have any bother getting rid of non assured rape via normal merchants. The merchants just say leave it with us and we can find a home, it gets tricky when it has to be gone in a certain time frame apparently.
 
Probably been mentioned before but is there an outlet for non assured rape i only grow 20/30 acres and 20/30 acres of feed wheat to sell the barley i use myself its a expense that i could do without if i could sell the rape without there is outlets for the wheat

Do what everybody else does and sell it to a friend who is assured and then split the ‘premium’ 50:50.
 

teslacoils

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Arable Farmer
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Lincolnshire
Not sure of your area but I know of a couple of local farmers who don't have any bother getting rid of non assured rape via normal merchants. The merchants just say leave it with us and we can find a home, it gets tricky when it has to be gone in a certain time frame apparently.
When you've not farmers nearby sending that last five ton in. Passport already. Just top it up.
 

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

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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...
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