A sheep which got itself stuck in a ditch near Mintlaw has been rescued by the police.
Entries are sought for next month’s Black Beauty Bonanza show of Aberdeen-Angus calves and yearlings.
Aberdeen rider Millie Lawson had a successful debut at the Horse of the Year Show.
A Highland heifer which reigned supreme in the ring at three northern shows this summer won the female championship at yesterday’s breed show in Oban.
Farmers and crofters in the north and north-east are invited to share their views on a new electronic identificaton (EID) system to track and monitor cattle.
A group of Scottish dairy farmers has launched a crowdfunding campaign to save Campbeltown Creamery.
A young farming couple is on a mission to promote Bleu du Maine sheep to fellow producers in the north of Scotland.
From Tarland to Tanzania - agricultural researcher, Dr Jenna Ross, is on a mission to help farmers across the world tackle slugs.
A trip to Banchory Show to exhibit Oxford Down sheep in 1966 was the start of Gordon Christie’s lifelong commitment to help organise and run the leading north-east agricultural show.
In her monthly column Susan Webb, director of public health for NHS Grampian, talks about the signs of a stroke
Farmers and crofters could face serious penalties if they don’t pay closer attention to how they manage workplace risk, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has warned.
British vets have called for a promotional drive to get high-welfare veal and goat meat back on the table to reduce the need to kill unwanted male animals.
Farmers and crofters experiencing hardship are being encouraged to speak up and seek help.
Cover crops could help farmers capture more nitrogen from anaerobic digestate, according to results from an Innovative Farmers project.
A pair of farming brothers was crowned top of the flocks at the Scottish Association of Young Farmers’ Clubs north region competitions day at Huntly Mart.
A group of farmers from across the UK travelled to London in a pink tractor to join thousands of environmental protesters calling on the government to take action on climate change.
Scottish farmers and crofters are set to receive their share of £5.89 million in reimbursement payments from the European Commission.
The devastating impact of African swine fever (ASF) on pork production in China continues to send shock waves around the world, alerting pig farmers everywhere to the enormous threat posed by the disease once it arrives in a new country.
Plans to build more than 40 vertical farms across the UK over the next five years have been unveiled by Edinburgh-based Shockingly Fresh.
British Wool is on the hunt for new county members for its regional committees.
Store cattle remain in demand despite the downturn in prime beef prices, say Aberdeen and Northern Marts (ANM).
Scotland’s largest agricultural organisation will embark on a tour of Scotland to inform members of its activities.
Scottish researchers are involved in a pioneering project to improve the welfare of laying hens by studying how stress affects their brains.
A record entry of Aberdeen-Angus bulls will go under the hammer at the Stirling Bull Sales later this month.
A novel redesign of the familiar threshing drum is at the heart of a productivity push engineered for New Holland mid-range straw walker combines.
Tractor makers have begun revealing details of new models being showcased at the giant Agritechnica exhibition in Germany next month.
Potato growers have been battling hard in recent days to continue lifting crop in the face of extreme rainfall, with forward forecasts not looking much better.
The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) is on the hunt for a new chairman.
Scottish beef producers have called for emergency government funding to safeguard the future of the Scotch Beef industry.
NFU Scotland has once more called on farmers to complain to the BBC if they are unhappy with its coverage of farming and the red meat industry.
The decline in prime cattle prices has cost Scottish finishers around £30 million since last November, according to Quality Meat Scotland.
Farm subsidy loan payments will start arriving in bank accounts on Friday, the Scottish Government has confirmed.