We are very excited to announce a new feature of MeritAgCheck which allows you to complete safety checks for your buildings, ensuring that all buildings are fit for purpose. You can also input any servicing and statutory requirements such as Gas Safe Certificates to avoid inadvertent...

Trailer Brake Testing A recent report conducted by the HSE into agricultural tractor and trailer brake safety identified that 90% of the trailers tested failed to meet the statutory brake specifications. Trailers and trailed equipment are essential elements of many farms and rural businesses, from grain...

Modern farming equipment is often extremely sophisticated and can be increasingly complex to operate. It can also come with a hefty price tag, with some pieces of machinery costing upwards of six figures. Today, farming is heavily reliant on these machines, that offer both precision...

When it comes to farming, understanding liability and negotiating your way around health and safety regulations can be difficult. Today the man on the tractor seat is also responsible both for maintaining his equipment and reporting any defects that might affect safety....

Indeed, the off-season is the perfect time to service and repair all those machines and equipment not currently in use. It’s also a good time of year to upgrade or replace a piece of equipment. Every farmer knows that harvesting and drilling is more efficient...