Rural & Farming News

SCOTTISH WOODLANDS GROWS TREES - AND FUTURE LEADERS

Scottish Woodlands Grows Trees & Future Leaders

Scottish Woodlands Ltd is celebrating the 5th anniversary of its graduate training programme by recruiting eight more future industry leaders. The company has addressed the...
Strategy Launched To Bring Wild Salmon Population Back From Crisis Point

Strategy Launched To Bring Wild Salmon Population Back From Crisis Point

An ambitious strategy which aims to bring the wild salmon population in Scotland back from crisis point has been launched. Atlantic salmon is an iconic...
Five Judges For 2022 Royal Highland Show From Dumfries and Galloway

Five Judges For 2022 Royal Highland Show From Dumfries and Galloway

The Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland has announced the judges for this year’s Royal Highland Show, taking place 23-26 June 2022 they...

Wallets Marts Weekly Primestock Sale Report Tuesday 11th January 2022

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Ltd on Tuesday 11th January 2022 had forward 2404 prime and cast sheep.   2037 Prime hoggs sold to average 262.74ppk (266.8...

£12.5 Million Funding Announced For Nature Restoration

Projects to help the twin crises of climate change and biodiversity loss by restoring Scotland’s natural environment on land and at sea are set...

Promoting Low Carbon Farming & Protecting The Environment

More than 600 rural businesses with projects that protect the environment and mitigate the impact of climate change will share £30 million from the...
KATIE DAVIDSON SELECTED AS JUDGE FOR 10th BORDERWAY DAIRY EXPO

Katie Davidson Selected As Judge For 10th Borderway Dairy Expo

All female line up of Judges from the US, UK and Canada Including Stewartry Farmer from the Haugh of Urr, Dumfries and Galloway, Katie...

Rural Organisations Combine Forces To Highlight New Legislation To Protect Livestock From Dog Attacks

A campaign to protect Scotland’s livestock has been launched following new legislation which protects animals from dog attacks through a range of measures including...
WALLETS MARTS WEEKLY SALES REPORT 3 & 4/1/22

Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Report 3 & 4/1/22

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED MONDAY 3rd JANUARY 2022 STORE HOGGS AND OTM CATTLE     Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited held their first sale of the year...
New year, new attitude to farm and croft safety

New Year, New Attitude To Farm & Croft Safety

At the start of the new year, farmers and crofters are being encouraged to look at the measures in place to ensure children’s safety...