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TRADE SHARPER AT WALLETS MARTS WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK SALE

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED TUESDAY 9 FEBRUARY 2016 WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK SALE Could we please ask that Vendors get sheep to the Market as early as possible...

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...

DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY STUDENTS FROM SRUC BARONY WIN WINTER WHEAT CHALLENGE

SRUC Barony Students Win Latest Mains of Loirston Winter Wheat Challenge – Presentation at Agriscot Event in Edinburgh.A team of students from the Barony...

NEW PLANNING CONTROLS ON HILLTRACKS PROTECT SCENIC DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY

    New planning controls on hilltracks. The Scottish countryside will receive extra protection from hilltracks through new planning controls, Local Government and Planning Minister Derek...

Importance of Stimulating Consumer Demand for Lamb in UK and Europe

Farmgate prices for hoggs have started 2016 on a positive note for producers by increasing slowly in recent weeks, although they are still well...

Enterprise Costings Highlights Challenges and Opportunities

The variation in the financial and technical performance between Scotland’s top third producers and the bottom third is sharply brought into focus in a...

DAIRY SKILLS INITIATIVE LAUNCHED IN DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY

An innovative project has been launched in Dumfries & Galloway to help young people into work while addressing skills shortages within the local dairy...

First Milk Completes Turnaround Process and Focuses on Future

First Milk has brought its member payment terms back into line, completing the turnaround work in the business over the last two years.   With effect...

SRUC Barony Campus Wins Two Top National Training Awards

The Barony Campus of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) is celebrating after winning two prestigious national training awards. The double win came in the Scottish Training...

Scots Forestry a Hidden Economic Success Story

  A new report published today (Monday 30th Nov) reveals that Scotland’s forestry sector is a hidden success story and is contributing nearly £1 billion...