Borders Machinery Ring Limited

Galamoor House

BMR acts as an agent only and not as principal

T: 01896 758091
F: 01896 757036
Registered in Scotland
Reg No. SP02303R



BMR is a Co-op owned by its members and run for their advantage - To improve member profitability by providing services which reduce costs, improve efficiency, asset utilisation and manage risk.  Our main areas of business are Machinery Hire & Contracting, Labour Supply, Training, Farm Supplies, Utilities Procurement & Renewables


Borders Machinery Ring (BMR), the first Ring to be formed in the UK in February 1987 by 23 farmers and contractors.  Currently, there are over 900 Full, Labour and Private members. Turnover is around £6 million.  There are now 9 rings in Scotland and 8 in England and Wales.

CASE with big baler




New Season Straw- Wheat & barley straw available in the swath and baled -call the Ring office on 01896 758091 to book or to list

Hay, silage, haylage -we can help you find forage locally

Farm sourced feeds -call to list your farm feeds



Closamectin Kelso Ram Sales Friday 9th September 2016-Tup Taxis      


BMR will be co-ordinating the Tup Taxis at Kelso Ram Sales again. We are looking for drivers, ATVs/RTVs and trailers. We welcome individual offers and groups including Young Farmers. Young Farmers often put their considerable efforts to their own fund-raising activities. 

Kelso Ram Sales is one of the biggest one day livestock sales in the UK and draws sellers & buyers from all over the UK & parts of the EU. 

Moving sheep quickly and efficiently round the Showground makes a huge difference to the experience of the buyers in particular. It also addresses the considerable safety issues surrounding the movement of vehicles, people and livestock in a confined space. 

Please contact Lucy at the BMR office if you can provide drivers & or machines. 

Vouchers towards BMR training places will be available to those providing drivers and machines. 

Telecoms technology 2 day clinic Tuesday 8th & Wednesday 9th November 2016

BMR in conjunction with Anglia Farmers are running a Telecoms and IT 2 day event. You will be able to book a one to one Tech session with a member of the Anglia Farmers Technical Team. There will also be a range of handsets, i-pads and accessories on show which can be ordered. If you would like to book please click the link or call Ann in the office on 01896 758091

Labour Wanted - Casual & Skilled Tractor Operators.  Full & Part-time positions available

If you are looking for work at present then please give us a call or upload you details and cv on our "Situations" page. 

Competitive fertiliser prices now available-call Sarah with your requirements

Promoting Health & Safety on farm through training

Join the many others training on farms in the Borders

Call Jill on 01896 758091 to find out more or search the training page for course dates

Automated payments through the Ring

For the benefit of our members our payment terms to suppliers have changed to 28 days from date of invoice, providing monies are received from demanders. If you have any questions regarding this please call the office.


Keep calling with your requests, updated services and your availability for work

Always let us know any new contact details

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