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.
Construction of an eagerly awaited new abattoir for the north-east could be one step closer.
Two well-known faces in the north-east farming community will go head to head in the kitchen at next week's Royal Highland Show.
A Charolais bull took home the champion rosettes and top price at Aberdeen and Northern Marts' annual show and sale of bulls yesterday.
A young farming couple from Fife took home the champion and reserve rosettes at yesterday's show and sale of commercial beef breeding cattle at Thainstone.
Well-known Orkney farmer Liam Muir has been named as the judge for next week's pedigree bull sale at Thainstone.
The Red Hot Chilli Pipers will take centre stage at a new after-party function at this year's Taste of Grampian.
One of the biggest events in the north-east's food and drink calendar is drawing closer.
Two brothers from Nairn led the charge at the annual show and sale of Young Farmers' overwintered cattle at Thainstone yesterday.
Young farmers from across the north and north-east will descend on Thainstone next week for Aberdeen and Northern Marts' 25th annual show and sale of young farmers' overwintered cattle.
An Aberdeenshire business group held an emergency meeting yesterday to discuss the current business rates crisis.
The Scottish Association of Young Farmers' Clubs (SAYFC) has a new office in the north.
Two young farmers from the north-east set a new centre record for Blackface sheep at Thainstone.
A new centre record for Texels was set at the annual show and sale of rams and ram lambs at Thainstone.
Suffolks sold to a top of 1,700gn at the annual show and sale of rams and ram lambs at Thainstone.
More than 1,000 rams will go under the hammer at auctions in the north and north-east next week.