The Scottish Government has announced a working group on farming and food production.
“I am pleased to announce the launch of three pilot training programmes aimed at empowering women to be the best they can be”
Orkney has seen industries come and industries go. Throughout all of this boom and bust the two sectors which have remained constant are farming and fishing.
“there comes a point when we have to stop asking permission”
“A vote for the SNP is a vote to make clear Scotland says No to Brexit and to protect Scottish farming.”
“We are working hard to provide as much certainty to support farmers and crofters as we can. This money will provide a welcome cash injection to businesses and the wider rural economy. “
“I can confirm that the first tranche of 2018 Basic Payment, Greening and Young Farmer payments has now begun.”
Not only is this chaotic situation worrying for citizens but it is calamitous for business as the uncertainty makes preparing for Brexit almost impossible.
‘Olive farming is about heritage, it’s not just about money. We inherit this land from our parents and we give it to our children.’ Belal Eid, Jorat Amra Cooperative
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