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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

ALKA Feed Options Highlight Versatility of Alkalisation
Many UK dairy farmers could boost their use of highly cost-effective home-grown cereals in cow diets by as much as 40% thanks to a range of versatile new alkalising feed options from FiveF Alka Limited.
Confidence is High in Dairy Sector
A resounding number of dairy farmers are confident about their future post-Brexit, despite questions over future trade deals and farm payments.
Calls for Farmers to Take Action Following Wet Summer
SAC Consulting, part of Scotland’s Rural College, is calling on all livestock farmers in areas affected by wet summer weather to plan for the coming winter to ensure adequate feed levels.
Wensleydale Gets Conservation Push
An ambitious set of projects to help improve the environment of Wensleydale and the wider Ure catchment - for the benefit of local people and nature - has been published in a 25-page strategy document.
NFUS Launches Post Brexit Priorities for Legislative Change
NFU Scotland has mapped out the priorities for legislative change that would significantly ease the regulatory burden on Scotland’s farmers and crofters.
M&S Machinery to be New Holland Harvester Dealer
New Holland is delighted to announce the appointment of M&S Machinery of Cashel, as a Harvester dealer for New Holland in Ireland, specializing in the sales and service of our leading Combine harvesters, Forager harvesters and Baler products.
Allflex Introduces SenseTime Cow Monitoring
Allflex has launched its next generation cow monitoring system to the UK market: the revolutionary SenseTime system delivers proven best-in-class heat detection and health insight.

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One Lock for All? Don’t Count On It On the Farm
It is easy to assume that one padlock is much like another.
How to Prepare for the End of CAP
Few political events in recent times divided UK public opinion like the EU referendum.
Two Way Radio vs Mobile Phones
Managing any kind of farming operation brings with it unique organisational challenges.

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Agricultural Show Dates 2017/2018

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