The for sale section is for harvest machinery (for members & non members) and straw sales ( for members only) and at the moment other related thatching supplies have not been considered for inclusion.

If you have anything relevant and suitable, for inclusion on this page, please email the details -


55ac standing Maris wigeon for sale. Organically grown with no fertiliser. Very clean, long straight straw.
Can help harvest
North wiltshire
John Prior

Wiltshire - Spare parts for binders and a huge number of (possibly 50-60) binder canvasses.
Jane Pratt - 

On behalf of Nigel Brown who has now retired, the following is now for sale :-
2 Threshing drums one with Steel wheels and one with Rubber wheels (1 used condition, the other 90% restored) with trussers. Three International PTO drive binders 6 foot cut all in good working order (last used harvest 2018), a selection of brand new binder canvases all different sizes please contact me for your requirements. Also a box of unused leather binder straps, wooden canvas slats and a roll of canvas. 
Contact Karen on 07919 222002 for more info.

I have 5 tons of Squareheads Master thatching straw for sale 
Graham Kirk
01263 732287
07795 511777

Reuben Matravers is now reed combing any where in the country if any one is interested in having their reed combed out.
I currently run
Foster with murch comber
Marshal with murch comber
and a combine with a comber attached for field or barn work
also I have a press to bundle the wheat straw
my no is 07773286622
Bramble cottage

Complete thatching straw harvesting machinery
Michael & Wendy Barnes near Ashford, Kent
Tel. 01233 812555

10/06/14  Square Heads Master  to clear - Long Straw - 350 +VAT per Ton.   
This year's crop looking good, please enquire for details.
Hazel coppice poles available, cut to order.
J.Cousins   -  Suffolk  -  01728 638721

23/1/14   5 Ton drum thrashed Square Heads Master Long Straw 550 per Ton.
3 Ton drum thrashed Triticale  Long Straw 550 per Ton.
Contact Paul Lewis 01920438710  Mobile 07850896638

13/1/14 Threshed Widgeon, Squarehead, grown in traditional method,
bindered and threshed long straw, some pre threshed,
larger quantities threshed to order, ready to go, we can deliver.
Green Lane & Co Ltd, Framlingham Suffolk Contact Julian 07836 726939

6+ Tons of traditionally produced Long Straw. Aylsham, Norfolk
Variety - Squareheads Master
Graham Kirk, 1 Rippingall Close, Aylsham, Norwich, NR11 6BJ
Tel 01263 732287   Mob 07795511777 

Maris Wigeon combed thatching straw or in bales of 50 sheaves ex binder. 
Wigeon grain for sale - Worcestershire.  01-584-810-424

Long Straw for sale (variety N59). Conventionally processed for thatching. Available now at 700 per ton. For more information contact Brian Bevin on 07928571777 or email

Marshall 54" steel threshing drum on rubbers. Complete with Massey Harris trusser and driving belt.
Barn stored and ready for work.  3850 + VAT.
G.Minister   Tel: 01474 813376 (Kent)



23/04/2016  Trusser required before this year's harvest.
Sheaves required for a thrashing demonstration in May - are there any out there ?
Adam Marriott (worcs.) 

Massey Harris Trusser wanted in good order. Call Nigel Bunce on 07974 573973

Hi i am a bee keeper and would like to make some skeps for the bees but at
the moment unable to find a supplier of the straw ?
Paul  in Walsall  Tele 07789 510626