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    Nothin' but trouble Muz's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wee Jim View Post
    i jut want some field sand some coes to get a heard of my own started then one day take over the family farm.
    Good on ye lad hope you can make it work .. gotta show the auld yin you got what it takes eh ? hehe .. you get there I'm sure
    Please don't PM me for plant advice.. thanks .. Post in the forum where I will gladly help, as will many of our contributors.. as the info and responses will help everyone else, which is why we exist

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    Quote Originally Posted by v8druid View Post
    Jeeeeeeeezus ..... almost 700 acres
    cLOSE , BUT NO CIGAR , SQUARE MILE IS 640 ACRES

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    Quote Originally Posted by ianoz View Post
    cLOSE , BUT NO CIGAR , SQUARE MILE IS 640 ACRES
    Well he did say 'almost'
    Please don't PM me for plant advice.. thanks .. Post in the forum where I will gladly help, as will many of our contributors.. as the info and responses will help everyone else, which is why we exist

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    Quote Originally Posted by Muz View Post
    Well he did say 'almost'
    Give me the 60 acres difference ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wazza View Post
    Give me the 60 acres difference ...
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    But you only farm Weeds What would you do with 60 more weed filled acres

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    Quote Originally Posted by ianoz View Post
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    But you only farm Weeds What would you do with 60 more weed filled acres
    Roll it up and smoke it?? Or are we talking a different kind of weed?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wee Jim View Post
    I hear Scotland it good to visit all year round!

    ........... 's pretty all year round
    If it's got tracks, wheels, t*ts, or an engine, at some point it's gonna give you trouble!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ianoz View Post
    cLOSE , BUT NO CIGAR , SQUARE MILE IS 640 ACRES
    aye ...... just realised I divided by 4480 instead of 4840 ..... 's a fkn lorra turf anyway
    If it's got tracks, wheels, t*ts, or an engine, at some point it's gonna give you trouble!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wee Jim View Post
    there was a young entrant scheme but its either stopped or on hold just now. It was good but i missed it. So hope to get involved next time round. I did here of a youn entrant who had 6 acres and some sheep who got a 50,000 payment and is turning an old hotel into flats......
    i jut want some field sand some coes to get a heard of my own started then one day take over the family farm.
    take it there is little in the way of audit on what happens to the handout then
    If it's got tracks, wheels, t*ts, or an engine, at some point it's gonna give you trouble!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by 245dlc View Post
    Roll it up and smoke it?? Or are we talking a different kind of weed?
    Yep thats the one ,trouble is the smoke is from wildfire this time of year

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