‘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.


Lobbyists hopeful over LFASS funds

January 19, 2019

Farming lobbyists appeared to make some headway yesterday in their campaign to force the Scottish Government to maintain Less Favoured Areas Support Scheme (LFASS) at 100% of current levels.


Farmers and crofters get LFASS payout details

February 22, 2016

Farmers and crofters in Scotland's remote and upland areas should finally received letters outlining the arrangements for getting payments through the Less Favoured Area Support Scheme (LFASS).