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New homes plan may open doors for farmers

November 23 2017

The Chancellor’s plans to facilitate the building of 300,000 new homes by the mid-2020s have been welcomed by specialist rural insurer NFU Mutual which said they could lead to opportunities for farmers.

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Livestock welfare to benefit from link-up

November 17 2017

Two of Scotland’s core agricultural institutes have announced a new collaboration which will focus on improving the health of the nation’s livestock to support  long term food safety and security.

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Independent review on convergence

November 8 2017

An independent review into the long-disputed sharing of £160 million of European convergence funds will finally take place next year following an agreement reached in London between Defra Secretary Michael Gove and  Rural Secretary Fergus Ewing.

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