Without knowing our history we have no way of understanding the present malaise in which we find ourselves.
Will Brexit Affect the Ban on GM Crops in Scotland ?
“The commercial success of our food and drink industry is built on Scotland’s reputation for quality, provenance and the natural larder which we are fortunate to have.”
Shampoo and Brexit
Social media data can be sold to a shampoo company just as it can to a political group, but does that break the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights?
Farming Matters: Only Connect (E M Forster)
Nothing happens in a vacuum and all actions have consequences. But sometimes it takes decades to discover what these consequences are.
The Age of Unreason
And for Scotland? The Brexit endgame is the reintroduction of direct rule from London.
Farming Matters: This is a Bump in the Road
“All has changed. Changed utterly” (WB Yeats)
Scottish Government Supporting EU Citizens Rights
“As negotiations get underway again in Brussels it is important that this issue be concluded as soon as possible. “
New Rules to EU Fisheries
This will be a significant factor in the Brexit negotiations.
Farming Matters: The Narrow Leave Vote is Fast Losing its Credibility
I said in this column a few weeks back that I’d be putting £100 on the UK staying in the EU. I’m upping my stake.
Will Scottish Fishing Stocks Be Under Threat with Brexit?
The Scottish Fishermen’s Federation has insisted that the sustainable harvesting of fish stocks will remain a key priority