Rural & Farming News

Diversified Farm of the Year Award

Dumfries & Galloway Businesses Encouraged To Enter Diversified Farm Of The Year Award

Applications are now open for the new AgriScot Diversified Farm of the Year award, sponsored by Royal Bank of Scotland and supported and facilitated...
REINTRODUCTION OF EURASIAN LYNX

Glasgow Student Needs Local Opinion On Reintroduction Of Eurasian Lynx Into Galloway Forest

30 year old (mature student) Elizabeth Barre, from Glasgow. is reaching out to Dumfries and Galloway residents to find out their opinions on the...
Galloway Fisheries Trust secures their second intern!

Galloway Fisheries Trust Secures Their Second Intern!

The Galloway Fisheries Trust has secured funding from the Galloway Glens Landscape Partnership and The Holywood Trust to support a second internship within their...
SRUC signs Argentina agreement

SRUC Signs Argentina Agreement

Scottish scientists are set to work with South American farmers to help reduce the carbon footprint of a country with one of the highest...
DUMFRIES MART PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT 07/07/2021

Dumfries Mart Primestock Sale Report 07/07/2021

C & D Auctions held their weekly sale of primestock in Dumfries.   63 Cattle Forward:   7 Prime Cattle to 265p/kg with a Limousin x Heifer from...

Owen Farm Services Update – What’s Happening In July

The Royal Highland Show Award We are proud to announce that our software Agri-Ignite has been awarded a commendation by The Royal Highland and Agricultural...
WALLETS MARTS WEEKLY SALES REPORTS 5th & 6th JULY 2021

Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Reports 5th & 6th July 2021

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED MONDAY 5 JULY 2021 STORE CATTLE AND OTM CATTLE   Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Monday 5 July 2021 held...

Godfather Of The Land Rover Still Alive & Kicking

LEAD ENGINEER ON THE FIRST LANDROVER, HUNDRED YEAR OLD ARTHUR GODDARD, RECALLS THOSE HEADY HISTORIC DAYS IN A NEW AUTOMOTIVE MAGAZINE LAUNCHED IN THE...

SEPA Warns Of Low Water Levels Across Scotland

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) is warning of an increasing water scarcity situation across the country with Northwest Scotland, Clyde, Ayrshire, Orkney and...
Applying organic materials scheme to demonstrate duty of care

Applying Organic Materials Scheme To Demonstrate Duty Of Care

Contractors applying recycled organic materials to land are encouraged to take part in a scheme to ensure they minimise the risks to others. The Spreading...