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by SteveM
Wed Dec 29, 2021 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: A Quiz From The 1970's
Replies: 3
Views: 2223

Re: A Quiz From The 1970's

For number 3 we lay the wheel on ground and use front loader. Or run over with another tractor wheel
by SteveM
Wed Dec 29, 2021 11:50 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: New Farmers Country Showdown
Replies: 2
Views: 2066

Re: New Farmers Country Showdown

Sky box set to record on monday
by SteveM
Thu Jul 22, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: show time
Replies: 3
Views: 7239

Re: show time

Well done Louisa we didnt make it to this years show. Hopefully back next year.
by SteveM
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Carlisle Sale entries
Replies: 5
Views: 9616

Re: Carlisle Sale entries

The sale and top price dexter bull get a mention in the Scottish Farmer

https://www.thescottishfarmer.co.uk/bus ... ling-3200/
by SteveM
Sun May 10, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down
Replies: 14
Views: 27241

Re: List your ideas of things to do with your cows on Lock Down

Trying to get them the right side of the electic fence you are putting up to split the field to get a hay crop some of it.
by SteveM
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: York Auction Centre sales cancelled
Replies: 4
Views: 10307

Re: York Auction Centre sales cancelled

The latest info from York market (yesterday) was that they are allowed to have fatstock and store stock sales, but no breeding animals. Vendors can deliver but remain in vehicle, market staff will unload then vendors return home. only registered buyers allowed in market and to follow distancing rule...
by SteveM
Wed Mar 25, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Guinea fowl
Replies: 3
Views: 9094

Re: Guinea fowl

Dad bought some eggs last year, hatched six, we have three left but not sure if male or female. If they start laying, and we can find where, will see if we can post to you.
by SteveM
Sun Mar 22, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: York Auction Centre sales cancelled
Replies: 4
Views: 10307

Re: York Auction Centre sales cancelled

Our proposed entry now turned out to grass, those with young calves to go out over next couple of weeks once dehorned. Few listings to follow once pics taken, 2 year old long legged black bull, grandson of Knightsway Paddy, yearling heifers, bulling heifers and couple of 2nd to 4th calvers available.
by SteveM
Sun Feb 02, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Dexters in the press again
Replies: 1
Views: 5521

Dexters in the press again

Another article from the Yorkshire post profiling a local herd

https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/country ... 1-10232670
by SteveM
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: York sale
Replies: 11
Views: 11456

Re: York sale

Don't have anything entered this sale, but should have trailer with us incase we are tempted.
by SteveM
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Is it the end?
Replies: 26
Views: 27341

Re: Is it the end?

I prefer this site to the facebook pages. Facebook allows replies to individual replies, so the flow can be split and difficult to follow.
by SteveM
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Another dexter related news article from the press/internet
Replies: 0
Views: 13867

Another dexter related news article from the press/internet

https://www.farminglife.com/farming-new ... -1-9021036

Dexter beef reared on the estate for sale in tea room at National Trust property in Northern Ireland
by SteveM
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Pasture for Life
Replies: 2
Views: 4331

Re: Pasture for Life

Looks to be a well set out website, cant see why something similar couldn't be run by the dexter society. would be an improvement on the current beef producers map page
by SteveM
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Is it the end?
Replies: 26
Views: 27341

Re: Is it the end?

Its the only forum I come back to to search for info in earlier topics. And doesn't currently suffer from the adverts we have to put up with on other platforms. my only comment would be that the wanted and sales sections could do with an update. Laura bought our bull two years ago at York, and I am ...
by SteveM
Thu Jun 27, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Board
Topic: Dexters steal the show (Barmoral)
Replies: 2
Views: 5220

Re: Dexters steal the show (Barmoral)

and another positive article for the dexter breed

https://farmweek.com/special-needs-scho ... -balmoral/