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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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Scottish Judge Does the Honours at NI National Charolais Show
The National Charolais Show attracted 100 entries to its Fintona venue on Saturday 13 September where Scottish livestock enthusiast, Michael Durno, Glenlivet found his respective male and female champions in Coolnaslee Ivanhoe and Bessiebell Incredible.
Trees Continue to Grow at a Faster Rate
Trees have been growing significantly faster since the 1960s. The typical development phases of trees and stands have barely changed, but they have accelerated – by as much as 70 percent.
Norfolk Farmer Sells Collection of Vintage Vehicles
An Allis Chalmers Model B, a 1949 Field Marshall Series 2 and a 1955 Ferguson TEF20 are among a collection of vintage farm and military vehicles being put under the hammer by Brian Mack, a farmer from Downham Market, Norfolk.
Morris Lubricants Helps Out with the Bear Essentials
It started with a rear axle unit salvaged from a damaged tractor in Cornwall. Gradually all of the other components were sourced – a cab here and a bonnet there – and The Bear Essentials tractor pulling team was born.
Goosnargh Gardener Blooms at Skipton Gimmer Shearling Show
Full-time gardener Tim Jackson, who raises sheep as a hobby, bloomed when turning out the first prize pen of Mules at Skipton Auction Mart’s second annual shearling gimmer show and sale.
Pasture Farmers Recognised at Fine Farm Produce Awards
Three members of the Pasture-Fed Livestock Association who are National Trust tenants, received prizes at the recent ‘Fine Farm Produce Awards’ organised by the National Trust and held in Bristol.
Herd Health with a Single Injection to Prevent BVD and IBR
Having a herd health plan in place that is regularly updated gives us peace of mind, saves time and money, reports Co Down milk producer Andrew Young.

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