farm subsidies


‘Robbing farmer Peter to pay Paul unacceptable’

February 22, 2019

Suggestions that other farm sectors should “carry the cost” of the cuts being made to the Less Favoured Area Support Scheme (LFASS) has been dismissed as “wholly unacceptable” by NFU Scotland’s director of policy, Jonnie Hall.


Farming sector seeks post-Cap clarity

January 29, 2019

Farm leaders yesterday called for certainty and clarity over the way in which industry will transition from the Common Agricultural Policy (Cap) into post-Brexit policy.