Rural & Farming News

Creating Capital From Nature

With Scotland facing a £1 billion challenge to protect and rebuild its natural capital, a new podcast highlights three projects which are securing investment...
Farmers’ handbook highlights need to address climate change

Farmers’ Handbook Highlights Need To Address Climate Change

With COP26 starting in Glasgow this month, reducing greenhouse gas emissions should be a top priority for all businesses – including farms. This is the...
DIESEL STOLEN FROM TRACTOR FUEL TANKS - WIGTOWNSHIRE

Diesel Stolen From Tractor Fuel Tanks – Wigtownshire

POLICE Officers from Newton Stewart are appealing for witnesses after diesel was stolen from several tractors on a farm near to the Isle of...
New-look facilities for Barony campus

New Look Facilities For Barony Campus

A £670,000 investment by Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) has led to the creation of new teaching spaces and an upgraded dining room and external...
Agri-tech project highlights benefits to dairy-beef sector

Agri-tech Project Highlights Benefits To Dairy-Beef Sector

A project which uses cutting-edge precision technology to tackle calf pneumonia and scours in the dairy-beef sector will highlight its work at a webinar...
WALLETS MARTS WEEKLY SALES REPORTS 11 & 12/10/21

Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Reports 11 & 12/10/21

  WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED MONDAY 11th OCTOBER 2021 STORE LAMBS, STORE CATTLE & OTM CATTLE     Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Monday 11th October sold 1839...
Walking a hill farm on net-zero journey

Walking A Hill Farm On Net Zero Journey

LOCAL MP David Mundell has witnessed efforts underway on a hill farm in his constituency in working towards net-zero. The Dumfriesshire Clydesdale and Tweeddale representative and...
Environment Minister congratulates forestry apprentices

Environment Minister Congratulates Forestry Apprentices

Environment Minister, Mairi McAllan, has highlighted Forestry and Land Scotland as a place for young people as the organisation reached the milestone of having...
DUMFRIES MART STORE CATTLE & ORGANIC CATTLE SALE REPORT

Dumfries Mart Store Cattle & Organic Cattle Sale Report

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of store cattle in Dumfries along with the Autumn Sale of Organic Status Cattle...
 Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Saturday 2nd October 2021 held their annual show and sale of spring born suckled calves where 929 were forward.

Wallets Marts Annual Show And Sale Of Spring Born Suckled Calves Saturday 2nd October...

 Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Saturday 2nd October 2021 held their annual show and sale of spring born suckled calves where 929 were...