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New study to look at monitoring greenhouse gas emissions in outdoor cattle

Researchers in Scotland are looking into more effective ways to monitor greenhouse gas emissions in grazing cattle. Scientists at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) have done...
NEW APP TO MEASURE SOIL HEALTH LAUNCHED

NEW APP TO MEASURE SOIL HEALTH LAUNCHED

A renowned farming technology company has teamed up with leading space industry engineers and soil biologists to launch a new app to help farmers...
Farmfit Young Farmers Partner

Farmfit Become Official Partners Of The Scottish Association Of Young Farmers

Lockerbie based business 'Farmfit' have taken on the role as official Sports Sponsor for the Scottish Association Young Farmers (SAYFC).The team at local...
Rural Scotland Braces For Change

Conference Announced As Rural Scotland Braces For Change

Scottish Rural Action has announced a two day conference next month to explore the challenges and opportunities facing rural Scotland.  Organisers are inviting representatives...
wildlife crime investigators course

Police Scotland Launches New Wildlife Crime Investigators Course

Police Scotland has today (Monday 20 January) launched a new wildlife crime investigators course to enhance capability in this complex area of local policing.Wildlife...
SRUC Study laminitis Ponies

New projects aim to identify what triggers painful condition in ponies

Researchers at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) are calling on pony owners to help them get to the root of laminitis – a painful condition...

New Agriculture Bill To Boost Environment & Food Production

Landmark legislation to boost productivity and reward environmental improvements in the farming sector for decades to come. A future where farmers are properly supported to...

Wallets Marts Weekly Primestock Sale Report 14 January 2020

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Tuesday 14th January 2020 had forward 2025 prime and cast sheep. 1599 prime hoggs sold to average 207.6 (SQQ...
DUMFRIES MART WEEKLY SALES REPORT 13&15/01/2020

DUMFRIES MART WEEKLY SALES REPORT 13&15/01/2020

DUMFRIES STORE CATTLE. 13/01/20 C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their inital sale of store cattle in Dumfries for 2020.310 Forward: Big turnout of...
NFUS meets Muller CEO

NFUS meets Muller CEO

Against the backdrop of the Semex 2020 dairy conference in Glasgow this week, NFU Scotland President Andrew McCornick from Dumfries and Galloway (right) and...

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TWO FIRE INCIDENTS DUMFRIES BUSINESS PARKS

Police Probe Two Fire Incidents At Dumfries Business Parks

POLICE in Dumfries are currently investigating two suspicious fires that occured at about 4am on Sunday the 26th January 2020 when the Scottish Fire...

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