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Farmers Demonstrate Collaboration

Farmers Demonstrate Collaboration is Key to Success.

On Tuesday the 14th August, SBA vice chairman Scott Henderson will open the gates of his exceptional farm and finishing unit in Dumfries.  The...

THE STAGE IS SET FOR THE 176TH ROYAL HIGHLAND SHOW

  The 176th Royal Highland Show, one of Scotland's most iconic events, is set to take place at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh from 23...
Owen Farm Services August Update - Single Farm payment, Shows and Soil

Owen Farm Services August Update – Single Farm payment, Shows and Soil

In our August blog from Lockerbie based Owen Farm Services , company founder David Owen discusses early payments of this years SFP and the loss...

FARMING – DUMFRIES MART REPORT

DUMFRIES PRIMESTOCK 05.10.2016 C & D Auction Marts Ltd held Weekly Sale of Primestock in Dumfries on Wednesday. 95 Prime & OTM Cattle Forward 24 Prime Cattle...
New Year, New Decade and New World says Farmings Union President

New Year, New Decade and New World says Farming Union President

In his New Year message, NFU Scotland President, Dumfriesshire farmer Andrew McCornick from Barnbackle, Lochfoot has set out his wish list for not only...

Machars Young Farmers Root Show 2016

Machars Young Farmers Club held their Annual Root Show on Saturday 15th October in Wigtown County Buildings. The Root Show returned to Machars Young...
BLACKFACE EWE LAMBS WALLETS

TRADE WAS DOWN FOR BLACKFACE EWE LAMBS AT WALLETS

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited continued their seasonal Breeding Sheep sales on Monday 2nd September when they staged their annual sale of Blackface Ewe...

MILK PRICE FALLS MUST NOT IGNORE LONG TERM POTENTIAL

  National Farmers Union alarm as farmers fail to get fair share of strong dairy markets As milk processors begin to cut the price paid to...

LOCAL MSP URGES FIGHT AGAINST AGRICULTURAL CRIME THROUGH FARM WATCH

Dumfriesshire MSP Elaine Murray is backing a scheme run by Police Scotland in conjunction with NFU Scotland, to tackle agricultural crime in the region....
Rural Scotland

Rural Scotland Is Rated A Very Good Place to Live

Scotland's Chief Statistician today published the Rural Scotland Key Facts 2018. The publication brings together previously published statistics on a range of key policy...

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HAVE YOUR SAY ABOUT AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN PENPONT, KEIR AND TYNRON

Have Your Say About Affordable Housing In Penpont, Keir & Tynron

KPT Development Trust have introduced an Affordable Housing Needs and Demand Survey for their area, to support a possible future housing project. The local development...