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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

Food Price Index Drops to Near 7 Year Low
The FAO Food Price Index fell in January, slipping 1.9 percent below its level in the last month of 2015, as prices of all the commodities it tracks fell, sugar in particular.
Young Bulls in the Spotlight at Skipton
Farming brothers David and Stephen Hollings presented the first prize-winning 10 to 12-month-old young feeding bull at a prize show and sale staged by Skipton Auction Mart.
NSA Cultivating the Next Generation of the Sheep Industry
The National Sheep Association is thrilled to announce the 12 individuals selected to represent the sheep industry in its 2016 Next Generation Ambassador programme.
NBA Farm Tours – A British Beef Industry Insight
Chatsworth Limousin’s, and Haddon Hall’s Longhorn Cattle to showcase in Beef Expo Farm Tours.
ESB Networks Launch Farm Safety Competition
An opportunity for Agricultural students at each of six Irish agricultural colleges to win an all-expenses paid trip with a guide to the popular Livestock Event at the NEC in Birmingham on July 6th.
Welshpool Charolais Peak at 5,000gns
Charolais bulls met a strong demand at Welshpool on Thursday 4 February topping at 5,000gns with 21 bulls selling at a clearance rate of 75% and an average of £3450.
Dispose of Plastic Waste Carefully or Risk Huge Fines
Farmers should be careful to dispose of their waste plastic in accordance with the law or risk huge fines, following the conviction of a business in Oxfordshire.
Gold Medal for Kongskilde Stonebear 2.60
The Gold Medal is one of the most recognizable and prestigious awards at the Polish Exhibition Fair.

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