UK livestock producers cut their use of antibiotics by more than half between 2014 and 2018.
A farming business which bought more than 1,200 acres of land near Dundee in 2014 and started producing milk just four years ago has launched farmland on the market for £5 million.
Producers in the hills and uplands look set to be the main beneficiaries of the initial £80 million of convergence funds to be distributed by the Scottish Government.
One of the most scenic national ploughing matches ever to be held in Scotland attracted thousands of spectators to the “golden fringe” of the East Neuk over the weekend.
Scottish farmers yesterday begged leading politicians for clarity over future trading conditions and presented them with examples of how Brexit uncertainty is already biting across the industry.