Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) has issued a plea for entries and nominations for two prestigious awards – the AgriScot Scotch Beef Farm of the Year and the AgriScot Scottish Sheep Farm of the Year.
Graham’s The Family Dairy has grown from its humble beginnings as a cow and cart milk round in Bridge of Allan to the number two food and drink brand in Scotland, second only to Irn Bru.
As much as an extra £1 billion of farm support would come to Scotland if the proposed formula for divvying up UK agriculture funds outlined by Westminster’s Scottish Affairs Committee was applied to current budgets.
The UK Government should use Brexit as an opportunity to “rewrite the rules of agricultural funding”, according to MPs.
Farmers across the country were said to have “dodged a bullet” last night after the UK’s highest court backed an Aberdeenshire producer in a £1 million tax case.
Braco Show’s wet weather suited the day’s star entertainers, the Quack Commandos, down to the saturated ground, but downpour after downpour proved a serious challenge to sheep, cattle, horse and goat breeders.