Scotland’s beef and dairy farmers could soon be feeding their cattle seaweed as part of efforts by scientists to develop more environmentally-sustainable livestock diets.
Making the most of the warm weather, this Highland cow took a trip down to Clachtoll beach for some sun, sand and seaweed.
Seaweed proved to be the special ingredient when Skye entrepreneur Alasdair Campbell set about researching sustainable materials to use in paint.
fisherman has opened a dedicated seaweed shop - thought to be the first of its kind in the UK.
Harvesting seaweed could become a major business opportunity for fisherman, according to the north's development agency.
A West Highland woman uses seaweed every day - and it is thoroughly enjoyed by her cows too.
Seaweed could be an unlikely solution to help pig farmers improve piglet health and reduce the need for antimicrobials, scientists have discovered.
Steps are being taken to protect an historic wall on a remote Orkney island in the hope of preserving a rare breed of seaweed-eating sheep.
A bakery in the Outer Hebrides has landed a big nationwide order from Marks and Spencer - sprinkled with a taste of seaweed.
The seaweed firm which rejected the Western Isles as a base for its expansion plans has insisted there will be no U-turn on its decision.
The company that rejected the Western Isles for its expansion plans has insisted there will be no U-turn.