Ringlet Takes Scottish Crown In Big Butterfly Count Top 10

 The beautiful Ringlet took advantage of the wet summer to take top spot in Scotland in this year’s Big Butterfly Count.Numbers of Ringlet were...

Anti-GM Stance Not So ‘Clean and Green’ Suggests Professor Dame Anne Glover

Opting not to grow Genetically Modified (GM) crops in Scotland might be an ‘old and dirty’ approach as opposed to the ‘clean and green’...

Italian Importer Rewarded for Commitment to Scotch Beef

 Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) has officially recognized the Bennet group, based in Italy, for longstanding loyalty and commitment to Scotch Beef PGI.Piercarlo Botta received...

TOP OF THE CROPS IS CHOSEN IN DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY YFC BALE SCULPTURE COMPITITION

Colin Ferguson , District Chairman of Dumfries and Galloway Young Farmers Contacted DGWGO just over a week ago , and set our very own...

CALLS FOR GREATER TRANSPARENCY OVER RENT PROPOSALS

Joint calls are being made for greater transparency over rent proposals for tenanted farms following a difficult year for the industry. Given the changing...

FARMERS UNION MAKES SUPPLY TRADE AWARE OF SUPPORT PAYMENT DELAYS

Impact on cash flow could affect ability to pay bills in December With Scottish farmers facing delayed and reduced direct support payments, NFU Scotland has...

‘JILL’ IS TOP DOG AT MOFFAT SALE

 C & D Auction Marts Ltd in conjunction with Moffat Sheepdog Society held their Annual October Sale of 43 working collies at Hammerlands, Moffat...

£5000 QUAD BIKE STOLEN FROM FARM IN BROAD DAYLIGHT

Theft of quad bike - HolywoodPolice Scotland is investigating the theft of a quad bike from a farm just north of the Holywood Garage,...

SECRETARY OF STATE FOR SCOTLAND VISITS DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY FARM

Convergence, CAP, renewables and Grocery Code on the agenda NFU Scotland welcomed Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell onto a Dumfriesshire dairy farm today,...

Dumfries and Galloway Farmers Ask Themselves Where Agri Business Will Be In 10 Years’...

 Where will your agri business be in 10 years’ time?This was the question at the heart of an event which took place in Dumfries...

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TWO MEN CAUGHT WITH £250,000 WORTH OF CANNABIS APPEAR IN DUMFRIES COURT

Two Men Caught With £250,000 Worth Of Cannabis Appear In Dumfries...

Police Scotland can confirm that two men have been arrested and charged in connection with drug offences following a cannabis recovery worth an estimated...