86% of Scotland’s farm land is designated as a ‘Less Favoured Area’.
The abattoir in Orkney closed in January 2018.
“This money will provide a cash injection worth £241 million into the rural economy”
“Plastic bale wrap is classed as commercial waste, and therefore must be disposed of at an authorised facility (ie, a waste or recycling facility) at the business owner’s cost.”
The new regulations come into force from 1st of January 2019.
“we must see things as they have never been and ask “why not?” Robert Kennedy
“This was discussed in private as commercially sensitive information was included in the report.”
“The concept of animals as sentient beings has changed our whole concept of animal welfare. “
“the SNP Government needs to wake up and listen to the 73% of voters who recently said they supported a ban on the trade.”
“We cannot afford to put Orkney’s valuable food brands in the hands of the Tory Brexiteers”