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THREE RURAL LIVING PROJECTS

NFUS CELEBRATES SUCCESS OF THREE RURAL LIVING PROJECTS AT DUMFRIES SHOW

One year on from the launch of three local projects that NFU Scotland has been the key partner, a reception was hosted at Dumfries...
SCOTTISH RURAL CRIME COST

SCOTTISH RURAL CRIME COST SHOWS A DECREASE COMPARED TO REST OF UK

Police Scotland has welcomed the reduction in the cost of rural crime in Scotland, in contrast to the rest of the UK, and which...

Scottish Stakeholders Seek Solutions To Feed & Fodder Shortfall

In a meeting co-ordinated by NFU Scotland, Scottish stakeholders have met in Edinburgh this week on the 1st of August, identifying solutions to the...
EMMA HARPER MSP TACKLES LIVESTOCK WORRYING

Emma Harper MSP Tackles Livestock Worrying

Last week Emma Harper MSP met with stakeholders in both Stranraer and Dumfries to discuss her proposed Members' Bill to tackle the issue of Livestock...
REGIONAL PROJECT SUCCESS

Regional Project Success To Be Celebrated At Dumfries Show This Weekend

The success of three local projects is to be celebrated with a reception at Dumfries Show this Saturday (4 August) One year on from their...
Farming Health

Farming Health and Wellbeing Project Secures LEADER Funding

AN INNOVATIVE programme in Dumfries and Galloway that brings the farming community and key partner organisations together to tackle health and wellbeing concerns is...
Crichton Carbon Centre Peatland Restoration

Crichton Carbon Centre Gets Behind Peatland Restoration Projects in Dumfries and Galloway

In Dumfries and Galloway, Crichton Carbon Centre is leading the way in research and restoration of the region’s peatlands. Working with the nationwide Peatland...
Ewe Productivity

International Farmers Share Top Tips on Ewe Productivity

Sheep experts from Scotland’s Rural College have taken part in an international workshop in Spain designed to increase ewe productivity (number of lambs reared...

174th Stranraer Show Gets Ready To Shine This Wednesday

The 2018 Stranraer Show is almost here with just one week to go until the big day. The Show will take place at its home,...
Working Near Overhead Power Lines

Focus On Danger Of Working Near Overhead Power Lines – Farm Safety Week

Today marks the last day of Farm Safety Week, with one Fife farmer talking about the dangers of overhead powerlines. Farm Safety Week, launched in...