Store cattle remain in demand despite the downturn in prime beef prices, say Aberdeen and Northern Marts (ANM).
With the tender deadline for the Northern Isles ferry contract fast approaching, Aberdeen and Northern Marts (ANM) has highlighted the importance of the NorthLink Ferries service to the north of Scotland’s agricultural industry.
Store cattle prices were down in the first quarter due to continued industry uncertainty and a collapse in prime cattle values.
Farmers have been told not to expect the “phenomenal trade” for old season lambs achieved last year.
Store cattle are likely to hit the market earlier this spring due to winter feed supplies being exhausted, claims Aberdeen and Northern Marts (ANM).
Demand for cattle has been better than expected in recent weeks despite a sharp increase in feed costs, according to the latest quarterly market summary from Aberdeen and Northern Marts (ANM).
Aberdeen & Northern Marts (ANM) has appointed a new auctioneer and announced plans to train two existing members of staff in the art of auctioneering.
More than 1,000 store cattle are set to go under the hammer at the 28th anniversary show and sale of store cattle at Thainstone next week.
Plans are well under way at ANM preparing for the 25th annual Christmas Classic, taking place at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie, on November 27-28.
Two well-known auctioneers from the north-east downed their gavels and donned some pinnies for a cookery duel at the Royal Highland Show in Edinburgh.
A "true stalwart" of the north-east agricultural community has been named winner of this year's Royal Northern Agricultural Society (RNAS) local award.
More than 40,000 lambs are set to go under the hammer at sales in the north over the next two weeks.
Aberdeen and Northern Marts' (ANM) is hosting its annual show and sale of commercial breeding cattle and pedigree bulls at Thainstone on Tuesday.
North-east farmers’ co-operative ANM Group last night unveiled plans to launch a £678,000 knowledge transfer programme.
North-east farmers' co-operative ANM Group has promoted two members of staff to strengthen its management team.
Aberdeen and Northern Marts has confirmed the dates for its premier winter show and sale.
An asset finance company is the latest addition to the range of agri-businesses housed at the Thainstone Centre, Inverurie.
Pedigree cattle breeders from across the country are preparing for two major bull sales next week.
The outgoing chief executive of north-east farmers' co-operative ANM Group has been appointed as its new chairman.
A new Rising Stars calf show will launch at this year's Christmas Classic, organised by Aberdeen and Northern Marts (ANM).
A shearling by Biggins Napier took the top price of £6,200 at Caithness tup sale in Quoybrae last Friday.
North-east farmers' co-operative ANM Group has urged members to increase livestock production rather than reduce numbers in response to the new Common Agricultural Policy (Cap) package.