2019 Spring Galloway Sale

Overall Champion Sells for 15000gns at 2019 Spring Galloway Sale

There was a fantastic turnout of Galloway cattle at the 2019 Castle Douglas Spring Show and Sale held at wallets Marts on 15th February...
Barony College Unveils Digital Teaching Space

Barony College Unveils new High-tech Digital Teaching Space

A new state-of-the-art digital classroom has been unveiled at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) Barony campus in Dumfries. It is believed to be the first...
DUMFRIES MART PRIMESTOCK REPORT 13.2.19

Dumfries Mart Primestock Report 13.2.19

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their weekly sale of Primestock on Wednesday in Dumfries.   103 Cattle Forward. Small show of prime cattle sold at...
DALBEATTIE FARMER

Dalbeattie Farmer Sam Shows He Has A Big Heart

39 Year old farmer Sam Hutton from Buittle Mains, Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, showed passers by that he has a big heart, when he...
NO DEAL' Brexit

Fergus Ewing Says Farmers Must be Compensated If There is a ‘NO DEAL’...

The UK Government must compensate farmers in the event of a ‘No Deal’ Brexit, Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing has said. A wealth of evidence...
Flood Protection Across Scotland

£700,000 Additional Funding to Improve Flood Protection Across Scotland

Communities across Scotland will benefit from more than £700,000 additional funding to improve flood protection. This includes £300,000 to support the Scottish Environment Protection Agency...
NFU SCOTLAND’S BOARD 2019

New Look To NFU Scotland’s Board Of Directors

At last Friday’s Council meeting in Glasgow (8 February), Dumfriesshire farmer Andrew McCornick was re-elected, unchallenged, as the President of NFU Scotland. Perthshire farmer...
Wallets Marts MONDAY 11TH FEBRUARY 2019

Store Cattle met a Good Demand At Wallets Marts MONDAY 11TH FEBRUARY 2019

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED MONDAY 11TH FEBRUARY 2019 OTM AND STORE CATTLE STORE HOGGS   Wallets Marts Castle Douglas sold 105 Store Cattle, 25 OTM Cattle and...
Farming Gathering

From pumpkins to potato vodka – Top line-up of speakers at New Entrants to...

From pumpkins and red deer to potato vodka and New Zealand dairy cows, new or aspiring farmers will learn about the diverse range of...
LFASS LOAN SCHEME

Union Welcomes Announcement Of LFASS Loan Scheme And Requests Certainty Over Future Support

NFU Scotland has welcomed the announcement from the Scottish Government of a loan scheme for LFASS 2018, delivering vital support to farmers and crofters...