Nancy Nicolson

The Courier's Farming Editor
Farming news

Angus farm’s innovative greenhouses

January 17 2018

Innovative greenhouses which monitor temperature, CO2 emissions and moisture levels to control the growing and ripening process have been installed on a fruit farm near Arbroath, resulting in a productive strawberry harvest until late in December.

Farming news

Warning of piecemeal approach to powers

January 12 2018

A new study on the impact of returning agricultural powers to the devolved nations after Brexit has warned that if it is done in a piecemeal way it will be difficult for individual countries to develop appropriate farm policy.