European dairy giant Arla has called on the UK Government to publish a new UK agricultural policy as soon as possible.
The panel of speakers for a special question time session at this month’s AgriScot event has been unveiled by the Scottish Dairy Hub.
Milk processor Muller has launched a new service for its non-aligned farmer suppliers.
A new test has been developed to enable farmers and crofters to screen their cattle for liver fluke.
Scottish dairy farmers are being encouraged to sign up to the Dairy Pro continuing professional development programme.
Dairy farmers supplying Muller were given a price boost at the start of this month.
Graham’s the Family Dairy has officially opened a new £1.5million milk logistics facility in the north-east of Scotland.
One of the main milk processors in the UK bounced back into the black last year despite a 9% drop in turnover.
The main milk buyer in the north and north-east has announced plans to increase its standard non-aligned milk price at the start of next month.
Dairy giant Muller has revealed further details of a new contract option to allow farmers to fix the price of their milk for up to 12 months ahead.
Farmers union NFU Scotland (NFUS) has called on milk processors to go easy on dairy farmers who are struggling to meet production estimates due to the recent spell of extremely wet weather.
Scotland’s farming union has called on milk processors to pay farmers “as much as they can, rather than as much as they can get away with”.
The main milk buyer in the north and north-east has announced plans to allow farmers to fix their milk price for 12 months ahead.
More than 30 dairy farmers left the industry in Scotland in the first half of the year, according to the Scottish Dairy Cattle Association (SCDA).
Dairy farmers in the north-east have rallied together to form a new organisation with a view to potentially building a new milk processing plant for the region.
Poor dairy farmer confidence and a lack of trust in the supply chain has been linked to warnings of butter and cream shortages later this year.
British cheese exports were up 29% in the first three months of the year to almost £143million, according to figures from AHDB.
The chief of Scotland's largest independent dairy company has called for a boost in domestic production ahead of Brexit.
The main milk buyer in the north and north-east has announced plans to increase its milk price next month.
A leading Scottish animal feed firm has hailed the results of a study into the use of its grain preservative product.
Dairy cattle took centre stage at the Royal Highland Show yesterday with the breed judging culminating in the interbreed championship which was won by a Holstein cow.
Scottish Government has launched another application window for dairy farmers to get their share of £2.4million of EU funding.
Farmers from all over the UK descended on the north-east yesterday for the dispersal sale of the last dairy herd in Banffshire.
The last dairy farmer in Banffshire is hanging up his clusters and retiring after a lifetime in the industry.
It is all go on the farm just now.
The dairy crisis over the past two years has resulted in UK dairy farmers building up £1billion of debt, claims Kite Consulting.
The main milk buyer in the north and north-east yesterday delivered the unwelcome news of a farmgate milk price cut.
Middleton of Rora is home to more than 200 dairy cows and a couple on a mission to create a range of local, healthy yoghurts.
NFU Scotland has called on milk buyers to deliver stability to Scottish dairy farmers.
Dairy farmers have less than three days left to apply for their share of £2.4million EU funding.
Scottish milk producers are at risk of missing out on European support funds if they don't apply for a dairy aid scheme before the end of April.
It may be my memory playing tricks on me, but for several years now we have enjoyed fantastic weather over the Easter break. I certainly have photographs of Daisy since age three in a paddling pool at home, on the beach at Findhorn and, last year, playing lawn games at my Mum and Stepdad's in Cromarty.