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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


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Tropical Farmers’ Plight is Focus of Animal Research Initiative
Challenges faced by livestock farmers in tropical developing countries are the focus of a new alliance involving researchers from Scotland and Africa.
All is safely gathered in........
Now in their 5th year, and having gone through a complete crop rotation, the four cultivation systems followed by three drilling systems format has produced a reliable comparison of yield versus input costs.
Irish Farmers to do More Reseeding this Autumn
On average, only about 2.5% of grassland is reseeded annually in the Republic of Ireland. It should be at least three times this level.
JCB Wins Huge Machine Deal as UK Market Grows Strongly
JCB has secured an order for more than 1,000 machines from one of the UK’s leading plant hire companies in a deal worth £35 million.
Skipton Young Farmers Showpiece
Young people who represent farming’s future generations had their chance to shine in the exhibition arena at Skipton Auction Mart’s annual young handlers’ prime lamb show and sale.
Vision Launched for Future of British Lamb Production
The first ever NSA and NFU ‘Vision for British Lamb Production’ report has been launched at the NSA Sheep Event, clearly identifying the current position of UK lamb production and the steps needed to make the most of its future.
Fram Farmers to Benefit from Claydon Equipment Rebates
Exclusive rebates on the full range of Claydon equipment are now available to members of Fram Farmers, the UK’s foremost farmers cooperative.

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Our calendar of this year's UK country life and farming showcase events features county shows, country fairs, rural shows, agricultural and countryside expositions. more...