21 Search results for ‘rf/sample/qs/Darrel Russell/qt/article_slideshow/qc/tag’

Farming news

Tag to let farmers keep tabs on cattle

December 7 2019

Tracking the health, welfare and performance of livestock on Scotland’s hill farms could soon become easier thanks to a next-generation ear tag which provides real-time data on animal behaviour from up to 10 miles away.

Tay management must change to stay vital

December 13 2019

Sir, – In reply to your Editorial, (Robust response to Tay salmon threat, December 11), the Tay District Salmon Fisheries Board (TDSFB) and other associated groups and organisations have been trying to achieve a higher proportion of catch and release of salmon for 10 years or more.

Readers' letters

READERS’ LETTERS: Many factors go into sentencing criminals

December 9 2019

Sir, – As a person who was concerned with the Scottish criminal justice system for some 50 years as defence counsel, advocate depute, sheriff and part time High Court judge, I think that I am entitled to comment on the editorial The Courier story entitled “Disappointing term for sexual abuser” (December 5).