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Agriculture on the Web

Stackyard is an on-line farming magazine bringing news, views and comment. Links to farming related web sites worldwide - cattle associations, sheep societies, pig farms, llama and alpaca breeders, auction marts, farm machinery, property, rural estate agents.

Jennifer Mackenzie


edited by Jennifer MacKenzie

He-Va Introduces New Cost-Effective VIP Roller
The new VIP Roller introduces an entry level model to the HE-VA range of rolls, offering high output rolling, whilst retaining many of the features of the well regarded larger models.
Richard Close Wins Coveted Skipton Dalesbred Trophy
Dyed-in-the-wool Dalesbred sheep farmer Richard Close, was crowned champion at the annual Dalesbred Sheep Breeders’ Association’s final seasonal show and sale of shearling and aged rams, and females, at Skipton Auction Mart.
New Style Gold Cup Names Six Finalists
Finalists in the 2017 NMR/RABDF Gold Cup competition have been announced and include two block calving grassland-based herds, two high-production Holstein herds, a Channel Island herd and a grass-based block calving herd milked once-a-day.
New Advanced Technology MF Round Balers
Massey Ferguson is proud to announce the addition of a new line up of high quality, advanced technology MF Round Balers to its fast expanding green and gold harvesting range, which will make their debut at Agritechnica 17.
Bad News for Bees as Honey Crop Remains Depressingly Small
The country’s honey crop remains depressingly small, just 24 lbs or approaching 11 kilos per beekeeper, pointing to a steady decline in the crop and an increase in worries about the future of honey bees.
Brexit Could be Good for Dairy Farmers
A new report aimed at identifying a strategy for the UK dairy industry post-referendum has concluded the future is bright for dairy farmers in Brexit Britain.

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One Lock for All? Don’t Count On It On the Farm
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How to Prepare for the End of CAP
Few political events in recent times divided UK public opinion like the EU referendum.
Two Way Radio vs Mobile Phones
Managing any kind of farming operation brings with it unique organisational challenges.

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Agricultural Show Dates 2018

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