Gemma Mackenzie

Farming Editor at the Press and Journal.

Five to pioneer organic feed source

May 4, 2019

Five north-east farmers are to grow organic oilseed rape as part of a pilot project to produce locally-sourced organic animal feed with the aim of replacing imported materials.


Potato planting under way across Scotland

April 26, 2019

Scots potato growers are getting on with planting at top speed this year and not pausing to take too much notice of levy body AHDB’s comments that British potato stocks from the 2018 crop are currently 13% down on the five-year average.