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    People needed bridgewater now

    police trying to move us on.
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    Re: Caravaggi mill mixer

    On eBay to finish in a hour
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    Re: Caravaggi mill mixer

    Open to offers. Not needed here anymore just sitting idle.
    everything works just as it should as you can see in the video.
    I can drop off at local haulier and arrange to get it delivered.
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    Re: Abandoning TMR for dairy cows

    Tullyvernon Fullwood robot and fooled into thinking the oopf is just a second feeder so is controlled off the same circuit board in the robot and shows up on the fullwood crystal program. I have the...
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    Re: Abandoning TMR for dairy cows

    It sounds like a lot of work to me too. I sold 10350 per cow off just a tad under 3 ton of cake to april 14 and I feed 7 round bales every other day at the feed barrier in the winter that takes less...
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    Re: Abandoning TMR for dairy cows

    Might well be the case where the person in charge doesn't know his cows. If the man in charge does know his cow he can use his knowledge to feed each cow as he sees fit and get the most potential...
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    Re: Log burner

    you wouldn't need as much hot heat with underfloor as we do with radiators. yes pv panels with a immersun or similar so all electric generated goes to heat store. should be little need for any...
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    Re: Log burner

    The stove is a beast at 25kw and needs controlling and will take the cylinder from 40 to 70 degrees in 45 minutes and then dumps heat out the radiators. I put a pressure jet burner in our Rayburn and...
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    Re: Log burner

    fitted this to a 500 litre thermal store last autumn. Absolutely delighted and never been so warm. Run it for 3 hours every evening and have heat and hot water for 24 hours.
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    Re: Tighten those belts further!! FM another 1.6p

    he probably spends the day checking his bank balance to make sure he's been paid.
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    Re: Drying Off Tubes

    Nothing.....none at all for over 2 years now. no sealant either. just cut feed back, reduce milkings to 2 a day (robot) then into a very well bedded up yard. fly spray if appropriate and watch them...
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    Caravaggi mill mixer

    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=e_UAeIMEN3o
    5500 plus vat ono
    devon
    07810 305816
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    Re: SECONDHAND VALUE OF A ROBOTIC MILKER

    Make and model would be the first influence. lely A3/A4 swopped about this time and fullwood now have a new model out. the cost for fitters would be as much if not more to fit second hand as new....
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    Re: Out of parlour feeders

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dc5i7toRPbY
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    Re: Out of parlour feeders

    I have had cows do upto 16,000 litres on above system. You have complete control to achieve whatever you want and treat each and every one individually and take advantage of high genetic cows by...
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    Re: New machinery fabrication

    I have been looking for something like this so I don't have to keep getting my father inlaws set. I think they are great for ploughed ground after a roll for reseeding. fast and a nice compact level...
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    Re: Automated cattle footbaths?

    I did read your thoughts on the jetwash and went into buying one with my eyes wide open and John made it perfectly clear it needed a strict cleaning regime. I was looking for a couple of years but...
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    Re: Robot Milking DIY dump milk collection

    Blimey wouldn't have been without our my milk collector!! I have a old dump bucket like you use out of a parlour that collects milk from the bottom pipe of the two. can't belive they didn't rig...
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    Re: Automated cattle footbaths?

    Do you not think you will use a lot of chemical with three fills a day for small number of cows? Can you smell the formalin? Mine uses a large dosatron type chemical pickup so no handling as such....
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    Re: Automated cattle footbaths?

    Robot washings equate to about 20 litres with chemical in so not much use?? With 4 young kids formalin doesn't appeal much or should I not worry?? Hypo is cheap for just keeping them clean. I'm happy...
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    Re: Automated cattle footbaths?

    Well I have just fitted a jetwash bought second hand from John at Cowcare. Four days and the 65 cows are flowing through at scrape out time well in about 10 minutes. Seeing results already. Any...
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    Re: Compound nut quality....

    Does nobody else feed for rumen function(fibre) and to help milk quality and cow health? I have 15% sugar beet and 15% soya hulls in my blend, im sure I could replace this with something that might...
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    Re: Stokbord suppliers in Devon

    Animal arks, west frogwell farm callington liskard. They sell lots of arks on eBay made from this stuff. Would be your best bet!!
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    Re: Fullwood robot

    lets hope its progress and not a step back!
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    Re: Fullwood robot

    I was told they had been busy developing. I'd be interested to see if it's tweaks to the old machine or a complete restyle. On the technical side i can't see much point in more gizmos. I'd like to...
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