Here William tells of how machinery has changed over the years then goes on to recall a variety of noteworthy events
“One of the biggest challenges we face across the industry is the war for talent.”Dr Mark Lyons
“I want to make sure those farming on marginal land can go into the New Year with as much financial security as possible.”
The presence of B. venatorum in the United Kingdom represents a new risk to humans working, living, or hiking in areas harboring infected ticks and livestock, particularly sheep.
Coilla Drake gave her views on Brexit and the effect it could have on industry in Shetland and Orkney.
William Spence tells of his early memories of the area around the farm of Holland and of his own farming career
Labour’s Rhoda Grant MSP Accuses the Scottish Government of Poor Planning for Dispersing Convergence Funding
Local MSP Rhoda Grant, Labour, has claimed that the assessment of who is to be eligible has been rushed.
The initial £80 million will be distributed to support active farming, with a focus on those who farm in marginal uplands, hill farms and island areas.
A new guide for farmers designed to improve safety has proved hugely popular as demand for copies of the handbook continues to increase.
“we are directly investing more than £327 million into the rural economy at the increased rate of 95%”