Aberdeenshire dairy farming business and well-known Scottish food brand Mackie’s of Scotland will open its doors this summer to host Royal Northern Countryside Live – A Family Day Out.
The former chief executive of ANM Group, Brian Pack, who died earlier this week, was a hugely inspirational figure in Scottish agriculture whose influence percolated right through the farming industry.
The distribution of millions of pounds of convergence funding will be capped at £55,000 per recipient, and an extra £10 million of funding for crofters will be mainly given to producers on Region 3 land.
Two new one-pass seed drill / power harrow combinations are available this year. Peter Hill finds out more
Introducing a levy on airlines or fossil fuel companies has been suggested to help pay for a huge boost to woodland planting.
SoilEssentials has launched a new app to help farmers assess the health of their soils and cut carbon emissions.
The potential benefits of an innovative “cow-with-calf” dairy system will be assessed in a new study.
An increase in instances of large-scale sheep rustling has been blamed for a 20% rise in the cost of livestock theft to the UK farming sector.
Land managers from across Scotland will embark on a new leadership programme to tackle climate change next week.
Farm leaders have joined forces to tackle endemic cattle and sheep diseases across the UK.
Scottish researchers are embarking on a £250,000 project to help mitigate and monitor methane production from grazing cattle.
Well-known Ballindalloch farmer Raymond Irvine is among the line-up of judges for next month’s Stirling Bull Sales.