Farmers have been urged to look out and look up when working near overhead power lines and pylons.
AHDB is to combine its knowledge transfer (KT) teams for the cereals and potato sectors.
Members of the public have been asked to “act responsibly” when walking their dogs in the countryside.
Britain’s largest arable inputs and marketing firm has hailed a “very strong performance” with turnover and pre-tax profits up.
The UK’s largest dog organisation has thrown its weight behind a campaign to encourage pet owners to be more “sheep-wise” when walking in the countryside.
NSA Scotsheep organisers are on the hunt for entries for the show and sale of ewe hoggs at this year’s event.
North-east egg producer Farmlay Eggs has hailed a successful year despite experiencing a 23% drop in profits.
One of the country’s main soft fruit and vegetable growers has hit out at special wage rates set by the Scottish Agricultural Wages Board, warning they put Scottish growers at a “competitive disadvantage” to growers south of the border.
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Dog walkers have been urged to keep their four-legged friends on a lead at all times when walking in areas with livestock.
Snow failed to deter farmers from attending the Royal Northern Spring Show at Thainstone, Inverurie, yesterday.
Scottish grain merchant W.N. Lindsay experienced an 18% drop in profits last year.
UK meat processors have been given the go-ahead to start exporting lamb to Saudi Arabia.
Sutherland crofting stalwart Sandy Murray has been awarded one of NFU Scotland’s highest accolades.
A guide to Modern Limited Duration Tenancies (MLDTs) has been published by Scotland’s Tenant Farming Commissioner Bob McIntosh.
UK and European wheat and barley crops could be under threat from stem rust, warn scientists.
The amount of potatoes sitting in storage on farms across the country is up by almost a quarter on last year, according to AHDB Potatoes.
Scotland’s Rural College, SRUC, has appointed a new faculty dean for the north of Scotland.
Scottish seed potatoes sent to Kenya have performed strongly on three trial sites, AHDB has revealed.
Sales of organic food and drink in Scotland increased by almost 20% last year, according to figures from the Soil Association.
Scottish tractor sales increased by 10% last year, according to figures from the Agricultural Engineers Association (AEA).
A new support service to help farming, crofting and forestry businesses better innovate through collaboration will launch today.
Scottish farmers are being reminded of changes to greening rules under the Common Agricultural Policy (Cap).
More than one in 10 workers employed on Scottish dairy farms are non-UK nationals, according to the results of a new survey.
Scottish scientists have been awarded funding to develop a blood test to detect small redworm parasites in horses.
NFU Scotland has called on the dairy supply chain to deliver “fairer returns” to farmers at a time when processors are cutting their milk prices.
Dairy farmers supplying First Milk will incur a 1p a litre price reduction from the start of next month.
Scottish meat processing company AP Jess plunged into the red last year following a major fire at one of its manufacturing plants.
Tattie growers and agronomists will gather at Perth Racecourse later this month for the annual conference of the SAC Association of Potato Producers.
Signs of the deadly Schmallenberg virus (SBV) have been identified in the south-west of Scotland.
Farmers have been reminded to “inform, instruct and train” workers to work safely following an incident on a Somerset farm.
NFU Scotland is funding two young farmers to attend next week’s Oxford Farming Conference.