An unprecedented U-turn took place on a high Borders hillside when Scotland’s sheep farming leaders lent their backing to commercial forestry in the uplands.
The Scottish Government was warned farmers could miss out on hundreds of millions of pounds of EU funding but kept quiet to win votes for independence, it has been claimed.
A Perthshire farmer who manages his farm to cope with regular flooding has hit out at Sepa for its inflexible approach to river management.
The growing problem of rural crime has been exacerbated by the centralisation of Scotland’s police force to become Police Scotland, it has been claimed.
Am I alone in being completely astonished at the wave of hysteria sweeping the beef sector at the moment?
The Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society has appointed Neil Caul as assistant breed secretary.
Describing the rejection of GM foods as a “form of madness I don’t understand,” the European Commission’s chief scientific adviser, Professor Anne Glover, used the issue as a prime example of evidence not being properly considered.