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DUMFRIES MART PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT 20/07/2022

Dumfries Mart Primestock Sale Report 20/07/2022

C&D Auction Marts held their weekly Primestock sale in Dumfries.   Prime cattle – Sold to a top of 295p/kg from John Jardine, Yett to R....
WALLETS MARTS WEEKLY SALES REPORTS 18 & 19/7/22

Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Reports 18 & 19/7/22

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED MONDAY 18 JULY 2022 STORE AND OTM CATTLE     51 OTM Cattle sold to £2517.12 for a Charolais Bull from Messrs Brown,...

All Larch Trees Managed By Forestry & Land Scotland To Be Felled In Southern...

Forestry and Land Scotland is to step up its efforts to manage the larch killing disease Phytophthora ramorum in a bid to get on the front...
DUMFRIES MART PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT 13/07/2022

Dumfries Mart Primestock Sale Report 13/07/2022

C&D Auction Marts held their weekly Primestock sale in Dumfries.   Prime cattle - J. Jardine, Yett sold a Limousin x heifer at 300p/kg to R....
WALLETS MARTS WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK REPORT 12/07/2022

Wallets Marts Weekly Primestock Report 12/07/2022

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Ltd on Tuesday 12th July 2022 had forward 937 prime and cast sheep. 824 Prime Lambs sold to average SQQ...
HEIGHTENED AFRICAN SWINE FEVER RISK MUST BE MATCHED BY GOVERNMENT STRENGTHENING BORDER CONTROLS

Heightened African Swine Fever Risk Must Be Matched By Government Strengthening Border Controls

NFU Scotland has welcomed the decision by UK Government to increase the risk status of people bringing the devastating pig disease African Swine Fever...
Ten year plan for Kirroughtree Forest looking for feedback

Ten Year Plan For Kirroughtree Forest Looking For Feedback

Forestry and Land Scotland is inviting people to offer their views on the development of a new Land Management Plan for Kirroughtree Forest.  Kirroughtree - the...
WALLETS MARTS WEEKLY SALES REPORTS 4th & 5th JULY 2022

Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Reports 4th & 5th July 2022

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED MONDAY 4 JULY 2022 SALE OF STORE AND OTM CATTLE   Wallets Marts Castle Douglas sold 120 OTM and Store...
Case studies in demand to highlight land and nature improvements

Case Studies In Demand To Highlight Land & Nature Improvements

Landowners and communities are being urged to celebrate work they are doing to improve land and resources that contribute to Scotland’s just transition to...
First Milk members demonstrate commitment to regenerative farming

First Milk Members Demonstrate Commitment To Regenerative Farming

The vast majority of First Milk members have signed up to its regenerative farming programme, with members committing to almost 131,000 field-level regenerative interventions...