Aberdeen & Northern Marts (ANM) has announced a transformational change to livestock commission rates bringing significant reductions for customers who are shareholders in its co-operative business.
“In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” This regularly quoted line from Benjamin Franklin continues to be as true today as it was in 1789 when he wrote it.
In the first of a two-part series, Michael Alexander speaks to Police Scotland and a Kinross-shire farmer about the costly impact of rural crime and hears about the action being taken to fight back against the brazen work of serious organised crime gangs.
This year’s United Auctions Bull Sales in Stirling has seen hundreds of bulls and female cattle on show for farmers looking to replace or invest in new stock.
When we were growing up, we drank milk every day because it was well-known that it was an important source of calcium that boosted the health of our bones, teeth and nails. But did you know that there are numerous other lesser-known health benefits of drinking milk and eating dairy, which is why we should consider increasing our consumption in adulthood?
Crieff tractor man Jimmy Hutchison was only five-years-old when he tagged along with his big sister to work at the potato picking on a local farm. He hasn't missed a single tattle harvest since.
Rain could return to Tayside and Fife this week following a heatwave which brought highs of more than 30C to the local area.
Charolais bulls met a flying trade at Stirling Bull Sales on Monday with a new breed sale average set and a top price of 46,000gn paid.
Sales of new tractors in Scotland during the first half of the year bucked the national trend.
Sitting down to write this piece, I am faced with the fact that there is no escape from Brexit.