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International Sheep Dog Trials starts on Thursday with Royal Visit In Dumfries and Galloway

The International Sheep Dog Trials 2015 begins on Thursday 10th September where the most highly skilled sheep dogs in the world will compete over...

Key to the Future of UK Sheep Farming is Meeting Market Demands

    The Scottish sheep industry needs to be able to react to market demands if it is to have a profitable future, according to Ian...

DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAYS YOUTH SET FOR REWARDING CAREERS IN THE DAIRY INDUSTRY

More young people in Dumfries and Galloway could have rewarding careers in the dairy industry if they take up the local educational and training...

Nfus Presidential Candidates Come Forward

Farmers from Fife, Dumfries and Galloway, the Borders, South Lanarkshire and Perthshire put hat into the ring Six candidates have now confirmed they will stand...

FREE WORKSHOP – SHEEP LAMENESS AND FLOCK HEALTH PLANNING

Quality Meat Scotland (QMS), in conjunction with MSD Animal Health, is running a series of free workshops in the coming weeks which will focus...

LOCAL D&G ARTISTS LIVING RURAL MURALS HELP GET REGION ONTO THE MAP

There has been no pulling the wool over the eyes of the national Press this last week by Local artist Helen Ryman from Wigtownshire   Helen...
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Oliver Mundell Visits Applegirth Estate

Dumfriesshire MSP Oliver Mundell recently toured the Applegirth Estate in order to visit local farmers as well as the many areas of forestry and...

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...

WALLETS MARTS HOLD FIRST POULTRY, WATERFOWL AND RARE-BREED SHEEP SALE

  Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited held their first sale of Poultry, Waterfowl and Rare Breed Sheep on Saturday 28th May 2016.   All classes of poultry,...

6367 SHEEP SOLD AT DUMFRIES MART ANNUAL BREEDING SALE

DUMFRIES 29.08.14 The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart plc held their Annual Sale of 6367 Breeding Sheep at Dumfries on Friday.A Huge ringside of both...