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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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edited by Jennifer MacKenzie

New Holland Launch T8 Genesis Tractor Series
New Holland Agriculture launches the new T8 GENESIS Series tractor with Precision Land Management Intelligence.
Longtown Primestock Sale
C&D Auction Marts Limited had forward 7,190 sheep comprising of 3,031 prime lambs and 4,159 cast ewes & rams at their weekly sale at Longtown on Thursday 19th September 2019.
Mary Quicke MBE wins Dairy Industry Woman of the Year
Managing director of award-wining Quickes Cheese, Mary Quicke MBE, was announced as the 2019 Dairy Industry Woman of the Year winner at the Women in Dairy conference on 18th September.
Simon Concludes his Year as BVA President
Simon Doherty concluded his year as British Veterinary Association President with his final Presidential Address to delegates at the BVA Members' Day on Thursday 19th September.
Lockerbie North Country Cheviot Park Ram Sale
The Annual Show & Sale of North Country Cheviot Park Rams at Lockerbie on Wednesday 18th September saw an abundance of buyers from all parts of the UK and Ireland.
Massey Ferguson Enlarges its Round Bale Ranges
Massey Ferguson will announce at Agritechnica 2019, the introduction of the MF TW 160, its new trailed round bale wrapper model.
Wether Lambs Take Centre Stage at Skipton
This year’s wether lambs took centre stage at Skipton Auction Mart for their main show day of the year, with four classes for Swaledale, Dalesbred and other hill breeds.
Focus on Livestock Housing at the Dairy Show
Housing is a key aspect of most livestock farms – and both its design and internal features can be the making or breaking of welfare and productivity.
CLA Responds to EFRA Report on Rural Connectivity
The Country Land and Business Association has responded to the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Commitee report into Rural Connectivity which calls for measures to end the rural/digital connectivity divide.

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