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 930 Full, Labour and Private members. Turnover is around £6 million. There are now 9 rings in Scotland and 8 in England and Wales.
STRAW WANTED - If you have straw available please let us know. Very Good Prices on Offer 01896 758091
FORD VEHICLE DEAL- great deals available on all Ford vehicles including commercial vans.
TOYOTA FLEET DEAL - Additional Discount has been added to our deal for selected Toyota vehicles ordered & registered before 30th September 2017 (T & C's Apply)
Discounts also available on Ford, Mitsubishi and other makes. Phone for further details.
LIVESTOCK POSITIONS - Livestock positions to fill-see Situations above.
OCTOBER NEWSLETTER -now in What's New tab!
TELECOMS-Data Monitoring Guide -Avoid Billshock-exceeding your monthly data allowance will result in unwanted extra charges-learn how to monitor usage here
The BMR office is now within Leader House, Mill Road, Earlston, TD4 6DG.
There are meeting rooms for hire and a unit for let. Call for details.
For our training schedule up to Christmas, please visit the training page.
Currently spaces available
Monday 20th November-Slug pellet applicator
Tuesday 21st November-hand-held applicator
Friday 24th November-boom sprayer
Monday 27th November-sit astride ATV
All to be held at Earlston
Pesticides Refresher Courses Now Available from Lantra! You are now able to take Pesticides Refresher courses. Ideal for people employed in the agriculture or horticulture industries, responsible for the storage, handling and application of pesticides. They cover health & safety and legislation enabling operatives to work safely and effectively out in the field. These courses are for existing holders of certificates of competence, provides evidence of operatives CPD, and attracts BASIS CPD points. Call for details.
Certificate of Competence in Transport of Animals for short journeys-Farmers are now having to provide their Award number to renew their Transporter Authorisation with Animal Health. If you need to take this award, please get in touch. Tests can be organised at the office in Earlston, or within the BMR area for 10+ candidates
BMR App now available! Please download from Apple or Google Play. Follow the instructions to set up for quick links. Let us know what you think.
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.
Telehandler & Excavator Hire - Exclusive rates for BMR Members with Nixon Hire
Nixon Hire is offering great hire deals exclusively through BMR on Telehandlers in sizes 5-17meters. Excavators also available 1.5t to 22t Call us for more info!
100hp - 300 hp Available
Short & Long Term Hire
Trailers also available to suit your requirements 10 - 18t (with Full Road Kit)
Competitive fertiliser prices now available on UK Nitrogen. Delayed Payment also available - Call Sarah with your requirements
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
|Preventing Billshock Abroad
How to avoid excessive phone charges when overseas
|BMR hosts Borders Safety Group for Fire Safety meeting
Borders Safety Group met at BMR to receive a presentation from local Fire Enforcement Officers and discuss Fire Safety
|Woodwaste fines for animal bedding
Woodfines can make a good substitute for straw bedding. Various grades are available, call BMR to see a samples
|Driver CPC Offer from JK Transport Training Services
BMR is offering Driver CPC units at Earlston delivered by JK Transport Training Services
|Farm Assurance with Acoura
Special rates available on new certifications and renewals
|Jaguar & Land Rover - Improved deals
Anglia Farmers are now able to offer manufacturer terms
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