Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing


Government launches land matching service for farmers

September 27, 2019

A land matching service has been launched by the Scottish Government with the aim of connecting potential new entrants into the industry with owners who have land available, backed by the provision of “unbiased guidance and support” for both parties.


No-deal Brexit would be ‘catastrophe’

March 22, 2019

A three-month deferral of Brexit and no-deal being taken off the table would be preferable for the farming industry to the “catastrophic” prospect of the UK crashing out of the EU on March 29, according to Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing.