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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

Scotland's Beef Event to host Lively Seminar Debate
What is likely to be a lively and well-informed seminar session will take place at Scotland’s Beef Event 2017 on the farm of Fans at Earlston in the Scottish Borders on Thursday, June 8.
Second Parlour Safe Graduates Complete Course
The second graduates of a new milking machinery technician’s course have completed their qualification – with eight students from across the country becoming the second to hold the new Parlour Safe certification.
SRUC Launches New Strategy
Scotland's Rural College launched its new strategy on Wednesday 19th April, setting out the direction it will take to better serve Scotland’s rural communities and economy.
Grassland Survey Shows Science Pays
Farmers are taking a more measured and scientific approach to their grassland, leading to reduced fertiliser usage, but there is still plenty more that they can do, according to new survey results.
Visqueen Launches Seven Layer Hi Tech Silage Cover
Having provided exceptional crop protection for over 4 decades, the high-performance VISQUEEN silage sheet range continues to evolve and advance.
Natural England Board Members Re-Appointed
The Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Andrea Leadsom, has reappointed Julia Aglionby, Andy Clements, Teresa Dent and Simon Lyster for second terms to the Board of Natural England.
Farmland Market Proving Resilient
A burst of activity in the farmland market since Christmas has reduced the backlog of land left on the market from 2016 – but demand for farms, and the prices paid for them, remains highly variable.

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