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‘QMS needs to do more to engage with auctions’

June 1, 2019

A communication gulf between Scottish livestock auctioneers and Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) was exposed yesterday when a leading auctioneer said his sector and many beef and sheep farmers feel detached from the promotional body’s efforts.

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Online dating app for farm animals

February 15, 2019

The start-up developers of an online agritech trading platform are cashing in on Valentine’s Day by launching what they say is the first ever “matchmaking app for farm animals”.

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Shearling ram toast of Beltex sales

September 21, 2018

Overall averages were back just £15 compared with last year’s trade at the Beltex Scotland show and sale at Lanark, but for 40 fewer sold, with 199 selling to average £611.16.

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