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Wallets Marts Weekly Primestock Sale Report Tuesday 22 September 2020

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Tuesday 22 September 2020 had forward 2540 prime and cast sheep.   2151 prime lambs sold to average   A larger show...

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas – Multibreed Ram Sale Report

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Friday 18th September 2020 held their annual Multi Breed ram sale which was again well supported with 205...
DUMFRIES MART STORE CATTLE SALE REPORT. 21/09/20

Dumfries Mart Store Cattle Sale Report. 21/09/20

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their Rood Fair Sale of 600 Store Cattle in Dumfries. Best sorts continue to meet premium whilst...
New antibiotics usage survey seeks sheep farmers’ views

New Antibiotics Usage Survey Seeks Sheep Farmers’ Views

Farmers and vets are being asked to take part in a survey which aims to establish the amount of antibiotics used in the Scottish...
SCOTLAND’S GROWERS CALL ON UK GOVERNMENT TO MAKE CRUCIAL DECISIONS ON SEASONAL WORKERS FOR 2021

Scotland’s Growers Call On Uk Government To Make Crucial Decisions On Seasonal Workers For...

As Scotland’s soft fruit season draws to a close and vegetable harvesting and packing gears up for the autumn, NFU Scotland has called on...
NFUS RESPONDS TO DAIRY CONTRACT CONSULTATION

NFUS Responds To Dairy Contract Consultation

Milk committee chair says: ‘Hard work starts now” Defra’s 12-week long consultation on “Contractual relationships in the UK dairy industry” closed last night.  This consultation...

Dumfries Mart Primestock Sale Report 16/09/20

C & D Auctions held their weekly sale of primestock in Dumfries.   Prime cattle met plenty of demand selling to 242p/kg for a Limousin Heifer...

Innovative Farming Pilot Could Replace Traditional Eu Payment Schemes

A ground-breaking new project, incentivising farmers to manage flower-rich meadows, help vulnerable populations of wading birds thrive, and restore peatlands has the potential to...
Making the natural choice

Making The Natural Choice

SRUC has launched a new webinar series focusing on delivering a sustainable natural economy A new webinar series looking at the ‘wicked challenges’ facing the...

NFU Scotland Highlights Concern Over Future Agri-Environment Climate Scheme

NFU Scotland is clear that certainty over the continuity of agri-environment measures is urgently required NFU Scotland has written to Scottish Government to request clarity...

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