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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, pig farms, llama and alpaca breeders, auction marts, farm machinery, property, rural estate agents.

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STFA calls for Investigation into Buccleuch Estate Management
The Scottish Tenant Farmers Association has said that Buccleuch Estates announcement that it has asked the Tenant Farming Commissioner to examine its negotiations with agricultural tenants over farm leases is welcome.
College Gets Ready to Welcome Royalty
HRH The Prince of Wales is to visit Newton Rigg College on Monday 26 March. HRH will spend time at the College's National Centre for the Uplands meeting staff and students.
Upland Farmers – Make Your Voices Heard
The Yorkshire Dales National Park is urging local farmers and landowners to try to find time out from lambing to respond to the government's major consultation on the "Future of Agriculture".
Kuhn Expands its Trailed Sprayer Range
Kuhn Farm Machinery has added four new models to its range of OCEANIS trailed crop sprayers: the OCEANIS 5002, 5602, 6902 and 7702 machines have tank capacities of 5000, 5600, 6900 and 7700 litres respectively.
Beet with AD Potential fares well in UK Trials
New varieties of high dry matter energy-dense beet now available in the UK are making the crop more viable as a feedstock for anaerobic digestion.
Vaccination now Critical for Lungworm in Scotland and Northern England
Scotland and northern counties of England have become ‘hotspots’ for lungworm disease in grazing cattle, according to recent research from the University of Liverpool.
British Blues to the fore at Young Bull Showcase
British Blue-cross entries once more led the way when claiming both red rosettes for the second year running at Skipton Auction Mart’s Spring show and sale of young feeding bulls.
Outstanding Unspoilt Lake District Farm For Sale
Michael CL Hodgson/H&H Land and Property have launched onto the market what they describe as “A stunning ring-fenced 100 acre hill farm, with planning permission for conversion of three stone barns.”

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