Angus Show drew some of Scotland’s best livestock to Brechin Castle showground on Saturday and presented a great preview of some of the top quality animals that will be heading to the Royal Highland later this month.
Back in the 1980s, when Sandy Pattullo was at college, asparagus wasn’t seen as a viable crop in Scotland. Nothing daunted, he and wife Heather enjoyed growing asparagus in the garden and when farming friends from New Zealand visited and told them it was the easiest crop on the farm, it ignited an interest in the Pattullos to grow it commercially.
Scottish farmers may be better off leaving fields fallow rather than growing cereals this summer.
A bumper harvest has resulted in a pre-tax profit of £2.1 million and a turnaround in financial fortunes for Cupar-based Kettle Produce Limited, a major supplier of fresh produce to UK supermarkets.
Scotland's farmers are divided over whether to stay in the EU with a "total lack of evidence" on the alternative, MPs have been told.
A row has erupted after the SNP questioned the UK Government's commitment to engaging with the EU on the future of farm subsidy payments post-Brexit.
For years we have been warned of the threat to the UK economy from an overheated housing market and an overvalued pound. Now our Prime Minister has told us if we vote for Brexit house prices will fall and the pound will weaken.
Two brothers have been evicted from a farm after more than 20 years as a result of what they claim was a "legal error" made in 2003.
Dundee company Stoneridge Electronics stayed in the red last year due to foreign exchange rates negatively impacting on performance.
As English apple producers suggest Brexit could provide them with an economic boost, could Tayside and Fife's historic orchards have a bright future of their own? Michael Alexander found out.