The adoption of a new DNA test to authenticate the pedigree of all Aberdeen-Angus calves will put the breed in the vanguard of genomic technology, retiring Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society president, Victor Wallace, told a packed annual at Stirling.
First there was the Q7. Then the Q5 and Q3. All have been a phenomenal success for Audi.
Today's letters to The Courier.
The outbreak of the First World War and its effect in Angus is being marked in a new exhibition in Forfar. The exhibition uses iconic objects, artworks, poetry and slideshows to tell the history of life in the trenches, The Black Watch and of local recipients of the Victoria Cross. Visitors to the Meffan Museum and Art Gallery can also view a selection of war drawings by Sir Muirhead Bone, who was appointed Britain’s first official war artist in 1916.
For more than 150 years Perth Show has been a popular, once a year meeting point for the people of the city and the farming community.
Sir, - While I disagree completely with the comments of Jim Shaw (July 4) I accept his right to have an opinion on events.
Water officials are under mounting pressure to take urgent action on a remote Perthshire community’s supply after it was found to be riddled with a variety of dangerous bacteria including E. coli and salmonella.
The death of a Dunfermline Athletic footballer should continue to serve as a warning over the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning, a fellow club legend has said.
This morning's letters look at the River Tay beavers and wildlife management, taxation, fuel prices, and road safety in Fife.
Sir, It was with some dismay and I must admit, some amusement, I read the letter regarding deer culling from Anne Haddow (March 7).