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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

New Holland T6.175 Tractor Wins Machine of the Year 2018
The New Holland T6.175 Dynamic Command Tractor Wins Machine of the Year 2018 Award in the Mid Class Tractor category at Agritechnica 2017.
The Crème de la Crème of a Dairy Sale
Borderway Black and White Sale Offers Elite Collection of Dairy Genetics including a line-up of entries from Northumberland.
Has UK Forestry Remained as a Good Investment?
Tilhill Forestry and John Clegg & Co give both the buyer’s and the seller’s perspective on the UK forestry property market in the jointly produced UK Forest Market Report 2017.
MF IDEAL Combine is Agritechnica Machine of Year
New IDEAL from Massey Ferguson combine takes two top honours in Machine of the Year Awards at Agritechnica.
Wheat Yields Showing Increased Variability
Farmers have seen greater variability in winter wheat yields over the past decade than they did in the previous five years, according to analysis by Strutt & Parker.
Dutch Vet Tour Helps British Farmers Cut Antibiotic Use
Farmers in the Netherlands have slashed their antibiotic usage by more than 60% since 2007, and British vets are using their experiences to help UK farmers meet their own reduction targets.
Longtown Primestock Sale
C&D Auction Marts Limited had forward 34 cattle, 4,554 prime lambs and 5,164 cast ewes & rams at their weekly sale at Longtown on Thursday 16th November 2017.
On-site Apiary Bears Fruit for North Yorkshire Nursery
A horticultural nursery in North Yorkshire has collected its first batch of honey, after installing an on-site bee apiary earlier this year.

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How to Prepare for the End of CAP
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Two Way Radio vs Mobile Phones
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