Confidence amongst farmers over the future of the industry has dropped amid falling prices, according to a survey.
Police are trying to trace the owner of three stolen lambs found in a car - after posting a Twitter picture of the animals with their faces pixelated out.
A lovestruck farmer found a corny way to propose, when he asked his girlfriend to marry him by cutting his proposal into a field.
Police have arrested a 22-year-old man in connection with the theft of 12 pedigree sheep from a Highland farm.
A farmers union has appealed to dairy giant Müller to keep a closure-threatened Scottish milk processing plant open while it explores alternative options.
A Shetland farmer died after he become trapped by the loading arms of his tractor, a fatal accident inquiry at Lerwick Sheriff Court heard on Monday morning.
Many farm businesses operate as partnerships. For those in the sector, what’s unusual about that? It’s aye been done like that and partnership names, linked to farm and family names, are a familiar roll call at the mart. But in a way it’s quite unusual compared with other business sectors. Limited companies have become the norm for most trading businesses, with sole trader status tending to be reserved for the smaller trades. Professional practices remain a limited exception, largely because of the way they are regulated.
Grey clouds soon cleared for a sunny afternoon to showcase the finest in agriculture at the Fettercairn Show at the weekend.