Search:

Type: Posts; User: Barney

Page 1 of 18 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.02 seconds.

  1. Thread: Charity Support

    by Barney
    Replies
    2
    Views
    192

    Re: Charity Support

    At the Yorkshire show on the Ripon Farm Services stand was a chap raising money for Altzheimers and he had photos from his tractor trip doing Lands End - John O Groats a few years ago so I doubt that...
  2. Thread: Yorkshire Show

    by Barney
    Replies
    12
    Views
    489

    Re: Yorkshire Show

    I have just got home after three days there. Membership is given to us as a Christmas present every year.

    Some lovely stock and much chat in the machinery stands. The card took a bit of a...
  3. Thread: Harvest?

    by Barney
    Replies
    4
    Views
    461

    Re: Harvest?

    Here the winter barley is getting a real hitting from the pigeons. They are flattening quite large areas and they are determined beggars.
  4. Thread: Euro elections

    by Barney
    Replies
    62
    Views
    8,483

    Re: Euro elections

    Of the six Yorkshire and Humber MEP's 3 are Brexit, 1 Conservative, 1 Labour and 1 Green.
  5. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,786

    Re: Massey Ferguson baler in haylage?

    Small wrapped bales are a bugger to handle and the only time I helped someone with them we stacked them onto pallets to make moving them easier. Every single bale had to be hand balled from the...
  6. Thread: Ben Fogle

    by Barney
    Replies
    4
    Views
    1,215

    Re: Ben Fogle

    Then in the future farmers get the blame for antibiotic resistance spreading into wild elephants.
  7. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,369

    Re: Metal detecting- Yes or No?

    Cropped fields may often look untouched for months but growing crops do not want their root structures disturbing. Walking across growing crops bruises the stems and sets the plants back, maybe not...
  8. Thread: Yellowhammers.

    by Barney
    Replies
    25
    Views
    5,718

    Re: Yellowhammers.

    Watching a fight between a squirrel and a rat at a bird feeder passed an interesting hour and a half a couple of winters ago. The lady stopped feeding her birds after that. The next door neighbour...
  9. Thread: Why?

    by Barney
    Replies
    28
    Views
    6,158

    Re: Why?

    Me too.
  10. Thread: Why?

    by Barney
    Replies
    28
    Views
    6,158

    Re: Why?

    I got told by someone that it is pure greed. Power hungry greed as in this is mine and you can't have it. Mind you it was a person who wanted my field to walk their untrained dogs in.
  11. Thread: Yellowhammers.

    by Barney
    Replies
    25
    Views
    5,718

    Re: Yellowhammers.

    Years ago I remember seeing hundreds dead in patches on the road between Goole and Swinefleet. Not just once but many times over a period of years. All road kill.
  12. Replies
    9
    Views
    2,390

    Re: Spring, spring, the glorious spring.

    I call it realistic.
  13. Replies
    9
    Views
    2,390

    Re: Spring, spring, the glorious spring.

    The spring is wonderful and we are making the most of it however I am sure we will have to pay for it with the weather to come.
  14. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,044

    Re: Ladybirds in March

    Talking in the pub last night and it seems that most of the ones around here are foreign ladybirds. Bigger than the native ones. Another reason for Brexit?
  15. Replies
    7
    Views
    2,044

    Re: Ladybirds in March

    I was at a neighbours house a couple of weeks ago and counted over 30 on two windows. They must have hibernated inside somewhere and were trying to head for the outdoors.
  16. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,756

    Re: barn dismantling

    I would save your money and buy new when you have a place to put the barn.
  17. Replies
    9
    Views
    2,437

    Re: Anybody want a few cheap N. Ireland calves?

    I am not sure that Brexit is a debate anymore, just an excuse for politions to fight amongst themselves and sod the rest of us.
  18. Thread: Sheep!

    by Barney
    Replies
    4
    Views
    2,220

    Re: Sheep!

    The joint ill lamb may not have had enough colostrum, or the ewe had poor quality colostrum for some reason. Were the ewes given a booster vaccination 4 weeks before lambing? This really helps with...
  19. Replies
    11
    Views
    2,130

    Re: 13 pin to 7 pin trailer light adapters

    I have two trailers with adapters on. My problem is the adapter is well stuck so a friend could not borrow a trailer :)
  20. Thread: Birthday blues!

    by Barney
    Replies
    8
    Views
    2,224

    Re: Birthday blues!

    Belated happy birthday.
  21. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,689

    Re: New rules on welding

    Thanks for posting this.
  22. Re: Prince Philip's comment ‘Farming’s too important to be left to farmers’

    Children behave yourselves otherwise you will be on detention at playtime.
  23. Replies
    2
    Views
    1,422

    Re: Agricultural tied property council tax

    2 bed bungalow, band A.
  24. Thread: Happy New Year

    by Barney
    Replies
    3
    Views
    1,627

    Re: Happy New Year

    A happy and healthy new year to all.

    As new year wishes were included in the christmas thread I suspect we were all just too lazy to start another thread.
  25. Thread: Happy Christmas

    by Barney
    Replies
    10
    Views
    3,506

    Re: Happy Christmas

    A Merry Christmas to everyone.
Results 1 to 25 of 427
Page 1 of 18 1 2 3 4