I replaced a part on my jd 6930, kind of daunting as it involved removing a fair bit of fuellines of which I wasn't sure I'd remember how to put them back. I did manage to get it back together and working but it quickly threw up some error codes. One of them I found out was crankshaft sensor missing and I got a message that the waterseperator was full, which I figured was the other one. I figured I ruined the crankshaft sensor when I swopped it into the new part. I tried to drain the waterbowl but only fuel came it.
As it turned out, the electrical plugs where the same and I swopped them
Hanging on the ropes off the back of a calving cow to look up through the rain and see a red kite wheeling around above the field with a couple of jackdaws annoying it.
First one I've ever seen in this area. Less than two miles from Newport.
And a nice live heifer calf too!
Was coming out of the hospital today and bumped into a fellow who walks his dog through our yard. We have often chatted in the yard. Said “hello”, and it took him a moment or two to recognise me.
“Didn’t recognise you” he said “as you are not covered in …..err…”
“sh!t or oil?” I replied.
“Yes that’s it” he said. And we had a laugh.
My granddaughter was very excited when I said we could go and see my young goslings but when we got there she was really disappointed.
"They are just baby geese!"
"Well what were you expecting?"
"You said we were going to see some goblins!"
Looks like we’ve got a freeloader in the digger ! I think it’s Wren and 3+ chicks .
I heard something other than the usual knocks , squeals and grinding that the digger makes .
I’d been driving it all morning and mum was back with them at lunchtime. Looks like the old ford is staying out for a while until they fledge
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...