5.4 C
Dumfries, GB
Friday, November 17, 2017
Home Rural & Farming News

Rural & Farming News

MSP PROPOSES WEATHER SUMMIT TO SUPPORT FARMERS IN SOUTH WEST

South Scotland MSP Emma Harper has called for a ‘weather summit’ so that farmers and experts can discuss how excessively changes in overall rainfall...
Machars Young Farmers Dress

Machars Young Farmers Dress To Impress

On Sunday 22nd October, two Senior teams competed for Machars Young Farmers at Dumfries and Galloway’s Sheep Dressing Competition at Hayfield Farm, Thornhill with...
WALLETS MARTS WEEKLY SALES

Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Report On DGWGO

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED TUESDAY 17TH OCTOBER 2017 WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK SALE   Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Tuesday 17th October 2017 had forward 1601...
Forest Machine Operator Course

Success in Forest Machine Operator Course at Barony College

Two candidates on a Forest Machine Operator Skills Development course in Dumfries and Galloway have successfully completed the programme. This is the first eight...
FARMERS WELCOME SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT

Farmers Welcome Scottish Government Announcement On NVZ

Farmers in Nitrate Vulnerable Zones In Dumfries and Galloway and the rest of Scotlandwill be given leniency from the Scottish Government if they are...
BREXIT DEBATE

Scottish Agriculture At Centre Of Brexit Debate

Union maps out Post-Brexit agricultural policy at SNP Conference NFU Scotland has called for politicians of all parties to recognise and protect the huge economic...
THORNHILL YOUNG FARMERS

THORNHILL YOUNG FARMERS GO ‘BALE’ISTIC AS SCULPTURE SELECTED FOR NATIONAL FINAL

Young Farmers Club's across Dumfries and Galloway had a busy Sunday last weekend creating their entries for the national bale sculpture competition, now six...
DUMFRIES MART SALE REPORT

DUMFRIES MART SALE REPORT 02/10/17

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of 680 Store Cattle on Monday in Dumfries which included 107 Organic Cattle. The...
PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT 03/10/17

WALLETS MARTS WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT 03/10/17

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Tuesday 3rd October 2017 had forward 2081 Prime and Cast Sheep. 1715 prime lambs sold to average 169.03 (SQQ...
CONTINENTAL YEARLING

NUMBERS UP AT ANNUAL SHOW OF SALE OF NATIVE & CONTINENTAL YEARLING & STORE...

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited sold 1486 Native and Continental bred yearling and store cattle at their annual show and sale on Saturday 30th...

Latest News