Scottish politicians and farm industry leaders have been urged to support an appeal to the Home Office for vets to be placed on the shortage occupation list to safeguard against a post-Brexit crisis of numbers.
A 523-acre farm which overlooks the Firth of Tay will be launched on the market this week at offers over £3 million.
You have to wonder what prompted Edinburgh City Council to take the provocative stance of dropping meat from primary schools every Monday as part of the Meat Free Monday movement.
Sponsored: Parkside Veterinary Group Ltd announce agreement to provide services to all Provost Farm and Equine customers
Parkside Veterinary Group Ltd is pleased to announce that an agreement has been made with Provost Veterinary Group to provide veterinary services to all the Provost farm and equine customers when Simon Hiles retires at the end of May. This will extend the area they cover to include the whole of Fife.
Scottish breeders reigned supreme at the Stirling May Bull Sales with the champion rosettes for the Aberdeen-Angus, Charolais and Simmental bulls awarded to stockmen from north of the border.
The sandy shore fields of Kings Arms farm enjoy some of the best views in south west Scotland, but more significantly for the thousands of farmers who are expected to flock to Scotsheep 18, they consistently produce top quality early lambs.
A better-late-than-never exemption to the three-crop rule has been granted by Europe to help farmers who are struggling to meet sowing deadlines.
Scottish beef producers are set to receive their share of Scottish Suckler Beef Support Scheme (SSBSS) payments worth £38 million.
Angus soft fruit growers yesterday ramped up the pressure in their campaign to get a seasonal workers scheme in place this summer.
A Stirling-based farm and equine veterinary practice is opening a new office in Perth – bringing large animal care back to the Fair City. Forth Valley Vets’ Practice manager Stacy McGookin took time out from putting the finishing touches on the office to chat to The Courier about what this means for clients.