Nancy Nicolson

The Courier's Farming Editor

Farmers’ disbelief over prodigious wheat yield

April 21 2018

Disbelief and cynicism were the main reactions to the report in The Courier last month that Fife farm manager Craig Norrie was aiming to match the wheat yield of 7.13t/acre which was recorded in his combine at the 2017 harvest.

Farming news

Farmers may be given additional support

April 13 2018

Additional support for Scottish farmers and crofters is being considered by the Scottish Government in the wake of exceptionally bad weather, a lack of fodder and straw and increased livestock losses.