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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

Safeguarding Animal Health and Welfare
On 22nd May the ‘Safeguarding animal health and welfare: a priority for the future UK-EU relationship’ event took place at the European Parliament in Brussels.
Improve Soil Health with Cover Crop Demos at Cereals 2018
Soil health is high on the agenda at the moment, with the government seeking to encourage soil protection across the industry.
Premium Pig Classes Expected at Royal Bath & West Show
Charismatic and intelligent animals, pigs are a popular attraction at the Royal Bath & West Show. But they are not the easiest animals to exhibit.
Final Chance to Apply for Countryside Stewardship
Farmers have just days left to submit a request for a Countryside Stewardship Scheme mid-tier application pack if they want to apply for an agreement starting on 1 January 2019, according to Strutt & Parker.
JCB in Pole Position for European Grand Prix Support
JCB is in pole position to play a vital role supporting Williams Martini Racing, as the team tours the top European Formula One circuits.
6,800gns Rosie is Top Sheepdog at Skipton
Exams prevented a 16-year-old schoolgirl from Northern Ireland attending the annual Spring sale of working sheep dogs at Skipton Auction Mart and seeing her charge become top price at 6,800gns.
22,000gns Dumandy Leads Ironstone Limousin Dispersal
A 22,000gns top call and three further five figure bids were the significant highlights of the dispersal of the Ironstone herd of pedigree Limousins on behalf of Messrs Smiths of Bloxham at Newark on Saturday 19th May.

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