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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

Stirling Beef Shorthorns Meet Solid Commercial Demand
Beef Shorthorns met a strong, level demand driven by the commercial sector in Stirling on Monday 20th October at the breed’s official autumn sale where bidding peaked at 6,500gns.
Tractor & Trailer Weights and Speeds to Increase
The NFU has said that weight increases proposed by Department for Transport (DfT) are a step in the right direction but need to go further.
Contributing to the Future of Crofting
The Crofting Commission is carrying out an unprecedented data gathering exercise across the crofting community.
Dutch Worm Resistance is a Warning for UK
SCOPS urges UK vets, advisers and farmers to heed its advice to integrate 4-AD and 5-SI wormer classes into the worm control programmes.
New Orbis has more Bite for Short Maize
Claas is expanding its range of row-independent maize headers for the Jaguar self-propelled forage harvester with another 6.0 m model, which has been specially designed for harvesting small to medium crops.
Subsidies for Solar Farms to be Cut
New rules will ensure more agricultural land is dedicated to growing crops and food.
World’s Largest Robotic Milking Installation
The van Leeuwen dairy farm in New Zealand has become the site of the world’s largest robotic milking installation.
Countryside Live Pulls Out all the Stops
Blue skies and sunshine brought the 2014 Countryside Live to a close, as organisers announced one of the highest attendance figures in its 12 year history.

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