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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.

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Lloyds Banking Group Appoints New Agriculture Head
Lloyds Banking Group has announced that Andrew Naylor has been appointed Managing Director of the Agricultural Mortgage Corporation, alongside his existing role as UK head of Agriculture for Lloyds Bank.
Subsoiler Battles Blackgrass and Maximises OSR Performance
HE-VA has added an ultra-low disturbance Subsoiler seeding package into its line-up of cultivation kit.
Global Innovators Join Forces to Answer Agri-food Challenges
Boosting agricultural production in Africa, using data to drive efficiencies in UK farming, and improving understanding of the plant microbiome are three key issues being addressed at a major conference.
Food Commodity Prices Fall for Fifth Year in a Row
Prices of major food commodities declined for the fifth year in a row in 2016, averaging 161.6 points for the year as a whole, some 1.5 percent below their 2015 levels.
Amos Takes Lead in New Sheepdog Training Venture
Farmer James ‘Amos’ Dewhurst, of Winterburn, near Skipton, has launched new sheepdog handler training clinics.
Skilled Technicians Crucial to Future of Industry
11 AGCO apprentices received their apprenticeship awards at a ceremony held in the grand surroundings of Coombe Abbey Hotel, Warwickshire in December.
AGCO Dealers Implement New Brand Distribution Sales Structures
AGCO, is further boosting Sales, Customer Service and Support for its brands in the UK following the development of a new distribution sales structure for its Fendt, Massey Ferguson, Challenger and Valtra dealerships.
Pig Gene Advance Boosts Sperm Stocks from Prized Animals
Gene-editing techniques could help to improve stocks of farmed pigs by boosting supplies of sperm from prized sires.

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