Rural & Farming News

Sheep Dog

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...
school pupils

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...
QMS

Chief Executive of QMS To Step Down

Uel Morton, Chief Executive of Quality Meat Scotland, will step down from his role later this year. After 11 years in the position, Mr Morton...

FARMERS WALK COW INTO MORRISONS SUPERMARKET, DUMFRIES TO RAISE AWARENESS OF MILK PRICES: VIDEO

Around 50 Dumfries and Galloway Farmers (plus a cow) gathered outside Morrisons Supermarket in Dumfries last night, to make a peaceful protest about the price...

Barony Campus Welcomed Fellow Students From SRUC Ayr for Learning Exchange

SRUC’s Barony Campus, Dumfries and Galloway recently welcomed 12 first year Agriculture students from its Ayr Campus to take part in a range of...

DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY VET NURSES GRADUATE

Vet Nurses Celebrating Graduation Look Forward to Full Employment Sixteen Veterinary Nurses from SRUC’s Barony Campus recently celebrated their success at the graduation ceremony held...

NFUS PRESIDENT VISITS FLOOD STRUCK FARM IN ST JOHNS TOWN DALRY

  NFU Scotland President, Allan Bowie and NFU Scotland Regional Manager for Dumfries and Galloway, Teresa Dougall visited James Edgar of Newfield Farm, St Johns...

MEET DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAYS FIRST VALAIS BLACKNOSE SHEEP !

On Saturday Morning Team DGWGO were very Kindly invited by Emily Duncan and her family to meet their brand new wee flock of very...

GTR Contracts Ltd – Celebrating 10 Years of Phenomenal Growth.

Starting any business is never easy, especially when you are in your early 20’s and the economy is amidst a financial recession , but...

GRADUATION DAY AND PROFESSIONAL PROMISES FOR BARONEY VET NURSES

It was celebratory smiles for seventeen newly graduated Veterinary Nurses from the Barony campus of Scotland’s Rural College. Amid the splendour of the Bute Hall...