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4200gns For Top Dog At Historic Moffat Sheep Dog Sale

 C & D Auctions held their Spring Sale of 64 Working Sheep Dog Collies and Pups at Moffat. Another Large Turnout of Buyers Were in...
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D&G School Pupils Enjoyed a “Taste of their Future” at Barony

  Over 50 Dumfries and Galloway school pupils enjoyed the opportunity to try out different practical tasks at the “Taste of Your Future” event that...

Dog Walkers Urged To Clean Up Faeces On Farmland

NFU Scotland is urging members of the public to clean up after their dogs when walking on or near to agricultural land. Parasites found in...

First Milk Announces Mike Gallacher to Step Down as CEO, Succeeded by Shelagh Hancock

First Milk today (Wednesday 15 March) announces that Mike Gallacher is to step down as CEO and will be succeeded by Shelagh Hancock.   Over the...
WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK

Wallets Marts Weekly Primestock Sale Report 14/03/17

 Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Tuesday 14th March 2017 had forward 885 Prime hoggs and 85 cast sheep.   885 Prime hoggs sold to average...
WALLETS

Trade Stays High At Wallets Store Sale 13/03/17

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited continued their fortnightly sales of Store and OTM cattle on Monday 13th March 2017 when they sold 526 cattle. 513...
DUMFRIES MART

Dumfries Mart Weekly Sales Report 06/03/17

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their weekly Sale of Primestock in Dumfries. 85 Cattle forward: Prime Cattle – Met a Sharp trade for all...

New NFU Affinity Partner To Deliver Satellite Broadband Services To Remote Members

Union Urges Members To Seek Out Support For Superfast Connections NFU Scotland is urging those farmers and crofters suffering from dismal broadband speeds to investigate...

It’s The Whole ‘Hogg’ for Scottish Beef – Quality Meat Scotland (QMS)

Rugby star Stuart Hogg scrummed down today (March 6 2017) with a farmer, a chef and a butcher to learn more about Scotch Beef...
DUMFRIES MART

Dumfries Mart Weekly Sales Report 06/03/17

DUMFRIES STORE CATTLE  06.03.2017   C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Store Cattle in Dumfries. 212 Forward- Trade contnues to please with...

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800,000 Reasons For New Galloway Community To Smile

Big Lottery award to save the last shop in New Galloway and regenerate the local community. New Galloway's community has been awarded a grant from...