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.

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Border Union Show Friday 29th & Saturday 30th July 2016

BMR will be hosting a stand at Kelso Show this year on Friday 29th & Saturday 30th July.

We look forward to welcoming all BMR members, guests and those with new enquiries.

Do introduce yourself to staff and find out how to get the most out of your membership.


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. 

We appreciate anyone who can give up their day, with or without machine, to help out at this event. 

Do call Lucy at the office if you can help out this year. 

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. 


Straw- seeking big square wheat & barley in Scottish Borders-call if you have any which you are prepared to sell just now -call the Ring office on 01896 758091

Good Quality Silage -4x4 -available

Hay- 4x4s-good quality indoor-see Sales & Wants

Farm sourced feeds available please call the office

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.


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