The latest farm reviews and advice from our team

Should You Start Getting Into Farming As A Career? Guide 7 months ago

Should I Get Into Farming As A Career?

Are you thinking about starting a new career? You might want to consider farming. If you take the right steps here, get experience and understand the gap in supply and demand, you can earn good money.
How to write a farm machinery advert… Advice 7 months ago

How to write a farm machinery advert…

A good advert can help to sell your machinery faster and for more money, so it's important that you take time to make your advert as good as possible. Clear and high-quality pictures are crucial, but so is the text and description in your advert. Here's our guide to help you write the perfect advert...
Review 7 months ago

Vicon RV 5216 review

Few round balers can match the Vicon RV5200-series for bale shape and density.
Can You Make Money From Alpaca Farming? Guide 7 months ago

Can You Make Money From Alpaca Farming?

Alpacas - the kind of half-sheep, half-camel-like animals from Peru - are creating quite a stir in the farming community. Not only are they suited to the climate in wet and dreary places, like the UK, but they may be a new and exciting way for people in the industry to make money.
8 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Buying A Quad Bike For Your Farm Guide 7 months ago

8 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Buying A Quad Bike For Your Farm

Quad bikes aren't just for fun: they're a vital tool that enables farmers to do their work. With quad bikes, farmers can go off-road, traverse fields, check up on livestock, and quickly nip from one part of their land to another. They're an indispensable tool.
4 ways to sell your farm machinery fast... Advice 7 months ago

4 ways to sell your farm machinery fast...

Are you sitting on a pile of money and you don’t know it? A Classic Ford County Tractor recently sold for a record-breaking £94,500, imagine if one of those was lying around your yard! We don’t want you to miss out so we’ve created some top tips on how to make money from your old machinery.
Top 5 Tips for Diversifying Your Farm Guide 8 months ago

Top 5 Tips for Diversifying Your Farm

Running and operating a farm can be a fulfilling career choice especially if you have a preference for rural communities and scenery as opposed to corporate offices and busy cities. However, much of the business strategies that are successful in a corporate environment can also apply to rural businesses such as farming.
How to keep your farm secure Advice 8 months ago

How to keep your farm secure

While it’s true that average crime rates tend to be lower in rural areas, it’s also fair to say that rural crime is on the rise. Here are some tips on how to keep things secure and safe...
Samson PG II tanker review Review 8 months ago

Samson PG II tanker review

If you are looking for a top spec trailed slurry tanker, from an established, proven international manufacturer with a long history of offering excellent machines, look no further.
How to Prevent Agricultural Theft Guide 8 months ago

How to Prevent Agricultural Theft

Base on data from claims, rural crime cost the United Kingdom a whopping £44.5 million last year, an increase of around 13.4% of the previous year. This is the fastest rate of growth of rural crime since 2010 and is now becoming an easy money-making opportunity for organised gangs.
Charity Shines Light On Mental Health Dangers For Farmers Feature 8 months ago

Charity Shines Light On Mental Health Dangers For Farmers

According to most recent studies, one in four people in the UK will be diagnosed with a mental illness. Experts have been pointed farmers have one of the careers where mental issue issues can be prevalent and overlooked.
Review 8 months ago

Honda TRX500 Foreman review

Although Honda certainly isn't the only ATV manufacturer in the market, they've had to keep their product range up to date to maintain their 53% overall market share. Here we review their 2019 TRX500 Foreman...
More needed to provide mental health support for farmers Feature 9 months ago

More mental health support for farmers needed

Speaking at the RABI annual general meeting, NFU Vice President Stuart Roberts has highlighted new challenges that the British farming industry will be facing such as mental health support for rural areas, emphasizing the need for improved NHS resources in the countryside to help those who are struggling to cope.
Review 9 months ago

John Deere 6250R review

A very capable first line machine for high output, with amazing down to earth technology...
John Deere launch versatile 3038E compact News 9 months ago

John Deere launch versatile 3038E compact

John Deere has launched a new compact, economic tractor that is versatile and suitable for customers ranging from small-scale livestock and equestrian operations to rural property owners and landscape contractors.
Pottinger A9 Review 10 months ago

Pottinger A9 review

A strong, high output mower combination, with a straightforward control and operation set up.