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Grouse shooting licensing proposal a ‘seriously damaging blow’

Grouse Shooting Licensing Proposal A ‘Seriously Damaging Blow’

Grouse shooting businesses in Scotland will need to be licensed to operate under new proposals to tackle raptor persecution. Rural organisations said today that...
POLICE APPEAL LAUNCHED AFTER SHEEP ATTACKED BY DOG - WIGTOWN

Police Appeal Launched After Sheep Attacked By Dog – Wigtown

POLICE officers from Newton Stewart are appealing for witnesses after a report that sheep were attacked and seriously injured by a dog at a...
DUMFRIES MART PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT 25/11/20

Dumfries Mart Primestock Sale Report 25/11/20

C & D Auctions held their weekly sale of primestock in Dumfries.   62 Cattle Forward: 9 Prime Cattle met plenty of demand selling to 243p/kg for...

Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Reports 23 & 24/11/20

 CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED MONDAY 23TH NOVEMBER 2020 STORE SHEEP STORE CATTLE & OTM   Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on 23th November 2020 had   STORE CATTLE HEIFERS   Limousin £990, £980 Ernespie, £920...
NFUS FOR CLEAR COMMITMENT FROM CHANCELLOR IN SPENDING ROUND ANNOUNCEMENT

NFUS Calls For Clear Commitment From Chancellor In Spending Round Announcement

NFU Scotland is looking to Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak to show a clear commitment to supporting Scottish agriculture when he makes his...
Report published on the distribution of Salmon in the Upper Dee river system

Report Published On The Distribution Of Salmon In The Upper Dee River System

A report published this week details the distribution of Salmon in the Upper Dee river in Kirkcudbrightshire, in South West Scotland. The report is...
EMPLOYERS OF NON-UK AGRICULTURAL WORKERS URGED TO ATTEND NFU SCOTLAND & HOME OFFICE SEMINAR

Employers Of Non-UK Agricultural Workers Urged To Attend NFU Scotland & Home Office Seminar

NFU Scotland and the Home Office are holding an exclusive seminar for NFU Scotland members who recruit workers from outside the UK. This important webinar...

Dumfries Mart Primestock Sale Report 18/11/20

C & D Auctions held their weekly sale of primestock in Dumfries.   We were delighted to support and be part of the QMS sponsored St...
NFUS LAUNCHES BROADBAND AND CONNECTIVITY SURVEY

NFUS Launches Broadband & Connectivity Survey

Farmers and crofters are being asked how broadband and connectivity has affected them and their businesses NFU Scotland are asking their members to fill out...
Handbook to help farmers weather ‘perfect storm’

Handbook To Help Farmers Weather ‘Perfect Storm’

The “perfect storm” of Covid-19 and Brexit means it’s more important than ever for farm businesses to consider the economic landscape and think about...

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