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£7 Million Funding announced to Support New Farming Businesses

Over £7 million has been awarded to help create and develop around 140 new farming businesses across Scotland. This funding, from the EU and the...
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Dumfries and Galloway Farm announced as AgriScot Scotch Beef Farm of the Year

A Dumfries and Galloway farm was today (Wednesday 15th November) named as the winner of the 2017 AgriScot Scotch Beef Farm of the Year...

Dairy Trend of Fewer Herds but More Cows Continues.

The 1st. of January 2018 dairy herd statistics for Scotland released by the Scottish Dairy Cattle Association compared to January 2017 show an overall...

AGRI-ENVIRONMENT DEADLINE LOOMING FOR SCOTTISH FARMERS

  Union calls for application and evidence deadlines to be extended As things stand, Scottish farmers have until tomorrow (20 April) to submit their agri-environment climate...
THREE RURAL LIVING PROJECTS

NFUS CELEBRATES SUCCESS OF THREE RURAL LIVING PROJECTS AT DUMFRIES SHOW

One year on from the launch of three local projects that NFU Scotland has been the key partner, a reception was hosted at Dumfries...

Dumfries Mart Weekly Report 20/03/17 & 22/03/17

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Store Cattle in Dumfries. 360 Forward- Trade for all Classes Continues to meet a...

Barony Dazzles as Open Day is a Sunny Success

  Bright sunshine brought out more than 3000 visitors to Sunday’s Open Day at the Barony Campus of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC). The day was...

FARMERS UNION TARGETS SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT AND EUROPE OVER CAP IMPLEMENTATION FAILURES

S NFU Scotland has written to Scottish Government and will be in Europe this week as it emerges that plans for CAP implementation in Scotland...

BETTER THAN EXPECTED TRADE FOR ORGANIC CATTLE AT DUMFRIES MART

DUMFRIES STORE CATTLE  18.04.16   C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale held their Spring Sale of 124 Organic Cattle in Dumfries on...

New Guidance to Help Communities and Fish Farm Developers

High quality visuals have been required as part of the environmental information for new fish farm proposals for many years, but they can be...