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

Jennifer Mackenzie


edited by Jennifer MacKenzie

Launch of New Hybrid Barleys Set to Further Improve Crop Yield
Two new hybrid winter feed barleys, which are set to further build on the crop’s reputation for delivering high yields, are being launched to growers for planting this autumn.
Honeymoon Period for Farm Scale Renewable Energy
The Election is over, The Queens Speech announced, so what does this means in terms of renewable energy for farmers and landowners?
Cogent Turns Up the Heat with New Health Monitoring Feature
Heat detection has been taken to a new level of accuracy with the launch of a brand new health monitoring tool by Cogent Breeding Ltd.
Charity Hay and Silage Show Raises £5,660
The East Fellside community of Croglin in Cumbria raised a staggering £5,660 for two charities in one day earlier this year.
Norway’s New Breeding Goals Focus on Fertility and Health
Geno UK will be highlighting an even greater emphasis on health traits in the updated Total Merit Index for the Norwegian Red breed at the Livestock Event.
Northumberland County Show – A Great Day Out!
Thousands descended on Bywell, near Stocksfield in Northumberland on Monday 25th May for what has been heralded “the best show in years!”.
Longtown Primestock
The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart plc had forward 2,060 prime hoggs, 550 spring lambs and 3,184 cast ewes & rams at their weekly sale at Longtown on Thursday 28th May 2015.
Gleadell Crop Market Update
Weather, currency and politics will all have their say over the coming weeks, but as domestic harvests near buyers feel they are in a strong position.

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