Rapid Project Development (RPD) is the main sponsor for this year’s Aberdeen Christmas Classic event.
It was a good day for Orcadian commercial cattle showman Balfour Baillie, when he secured the two lead prices at the Spectacular show and sale at Thainstone.
ANM Group has launched a new campaign encouraging farmers in Angus and Perthshire to make use of its Thainstone auction mart.
Suffolk breeders from across the UK and Ireland will descend on United Auctions’ Stirling Agricultural Centre for the breed’s Scottish National show and sale next week.
The family of a popular north-east farm worker killed in a car crash have said she had a “heart of gold”.
The sun was shining and the food and drink lovers were out in force for the 2019 Taste of Grampian event.
Taste of Grampian takes place today for the 20th time.
Thousands are expected to descend on Thainstone today to enjoy all the delights on offer at this year’s Taste of Grampian. Can’t make it? Follow all the action in our live blog below.
Saturday will be a red letter diary day for thousands as they make their way to the Thainstone Centre in Inverurie for the 20th annual Taste of Grampian Food and Drink Festival.
It might be famous for food and drink, but the Taste of Grampian has more to offer petrol-heads than you might expect.
Charolais from Graeme Leggat’s Bonnykelly herd at Mormond Prop, New Pitsligo, paved the way at the annual multi-breed show and sale of pedigree bulls at Thainstone yesterday.
It’s not until you’ve spent time wandering between the dozens and dozens of stalls that you realise what a wealth of fantastic food and drink is produced in the Grampian region.
Making hay while the sun shines: Cattle farmer Andy Duncan using cancer recovery to raise funds for Friends of Anchor
Andy Duncan says having to get up every morning and tend to his cattle has been crucial in keeping him motivated.
Native cattle met a “brisk trade” at Aberdeen and Northern Marts’ (ANM) Thainstone Centre, near Inverurie, yesterday.
A young farmer from Nairn scooped a fifth championship win at this week’s young farmers overwintered cattle show and sale at Thainstone and sold it for the top price, £2,200.
A new £17 million abattoir will be built on the outskirts of a north-east town after councillors gave the go-ahead to the plans.
Farmers need to “push back” against negative comments about the industry made by vegetarians and vegans.
Pedigree beef bulls met a selective trade at the Aberdeen Christmas Classic at Thainstone yesterday.
A north-east MSP mixed up in a lobbying controversy is expected to learn his fate next week.
The autumn sheep trade is off to a positive start with prices up on the year, says Aberdeen & Northern Marts.
Pedigree rams met a “realistic” trade at the annual show and sale of rams at Thainstone yesterday.
Sheep breeders from across the north of Scotland will descend on Thainstone later this month for the mart’s annual show and sale of pedigree rams.
A top price of £4,000 was achieved for the overall champion at the Thainstone Spectacular show and sale.
A hugely popular north east fireworks display has been cancelled for the first time in 40 years amid safety fears - and its long-term future remains uncertain.
It’s an initiative which will beef up the north-east economy.
A decision on a key aspect of the expansion of a north-east business park has been delayed.
A top price of 6,200gn was achieved at yesterday’s multi-breed show and sale of pedigree cattle at Thainstone.
Organisers of the first north-east Pet Expo have said the event will return later in the year, following a “fantastic” sell-out response at the weekend.
A father and daughter duo from Forfar were crowned cream of the crop at the 28th anniversary show and sale of store cattle at Thainstone yesterday.
Farmers, butchers and livestock enthusiasts from all over Scotland and beyond will gather in the north-east next week for the Aberdeen Christmas Classic.
Average prices for all breeds were up on last year at Aberdeen and Northern Marts’ annual multi-breed ram show and sale at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie.
Emergency services have been called after a crashed into the central reservation on one of the north-east's busiest roads.