Scotland’s farming community has been shocked and saddened to hear of the death of Joe Watson, the long-serving and much-respected farming editor of the Courier’s sister newspaper, the Press and Journal.
Well-known Angus farmer, livestock agent and haulier Arthur Mitchell McEwan has died only four months after celebrating his 65th wedding anniversary, at the age of 91.
Brian Allan, one of Scotland’s best known pedigree cattle breeders, died recently aged 62 following a tragic accident.
Angus farmer and contractor David Campbell Robertson, known as Campbell, has died aged 80 after a short illness.
Well-known Strathmore farmer and sports enthusiast Alastair Lyburn, pictured, has died at the age of 83.
Just as in every area of Scotland, harvest is all but over in the Murthly area of Perthshire.