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.
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One of the UK’s leading suppliers to the Dairy Industry, Britimilk, has been awarded the exclusive UK rights to launch the 5 times international award-winning colostrum feeding system for calves.
Exclusive research shows lack of succession planning as a major threat to family farms.
A sell out crowd, overflowing car parks, plenty of good cheer and a wonderful venue meant that NSA Welsh Sheep 2015 was a truly memorable event.
Quality issues will not be resolved until harvest, but with no shortage of wheat within the EU and FSU, the recent rally has just made uncompetitive US supplies even more expensive.
Tighter margins as a result of falling milk prices are focusing British dairy producers’ minds on maximizing the value of their herds, according to Holstein UK chief executive Richard Jones.
Glyn Howatson, representing Wales, David Macarthur and Richard Henderson, Scotland and Philip Dawson England, comprise the line-up of judges announced for the 2015 Borderway Agri-Expo taking place at Borderway, Carlisle, on Friday 30th October 2015.
NSA Northern Region’s biennial NSA North Sheep event is taking place in Cumbria this June. This industry red letter day will be staged at Millstone Moor Farm, Cockermouth, on Wednesday June 3, by kind permission of Neil and Sally Marston.