H&H Land and Property has appointed Nick Prince as senior farm business management consultant.
Thursday, 12 January, 2017 at 4:00PM
CUTTING farm payments when farmers were struggling would be wrong.
Friday, 06 January, 2017 at 4:00PM
AN ACCOUNTANT with family connections in Canonbie is celebrating the New Year with a promotion.
Thursday, 29 December, 2016 at 4:00PM
With Brexit set to dominate the political spectrum, Scott Walker, NFU Scotland’s chief executive, has used the union’s website blog to respond to the publication by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon of Scotland’s Place in Europe.
Thursday, 22 December, 2016 at 4:00PM
THE director of policy at NFU Scotland has been seconded to the Scottish government's agricultural team dealing with Brexit negotiations.
Friday, 16 December, 2016 at 4:00PM
THE Scottish Beef Association (SBA), the voice of the Scottish beef industry, has given cautious support to the Scottish government’s decision to allow genuinely dual-purpose cattle to be eligible for the Scottish Suckler Beef Support Scheme (SSSBS).
Friday, 09 December, 2016 at 4:00PM
CALUM Kerr, Berwickshire, Roxburgh and Selkirk MP, has called on David Mundell, Dumfriesshire Clydesdale and Tweeddale MP and Secretary of State for Scotland, to take action on the UK government’s continued failure to deliver EU farm payments owed to Scotland
Friday, 02 December, 2016 at 4:00PM
THE British Veterinary Association is urging livestock owners to take precautionary measures and protect their animals from flooding this winter.
Thursday, 24 November, 2016 at 4:00PM
FARMERS in the Chapel knowe area are fighting back against organised criminals who are stealing their property.
Wednesday, 16 November, 2016 at 9:38AM
SHEEP farmers are invited to attend a free workshop focusing on effective worm and fluke strategies at Lockerbie Livestock Centre on Monday, December 5.
Wednesday, 16 November, 2016 at 9:27AM
While Brexit brings its own planning challenges for farming businesses in the Borders, more immediate planning issues are on the agenda for a free farmers' meeting at Lylestane Farm, Lauder on Wednesday, November 9.
Friday, 28 October, 2016 at 5:00PM
SCOTLAND'S farmers are calling on the public to have a happy, but lantern-free and considerate, bonfire night this November.
Thursday, 20 October, 2016 at 5:00PM
LORD Inglewood, Cumbrian farmer landowner and businessman, has been appointed the first patron of the Livestock Auctioneers Association (LAA).
Friday, 07 October, 2016 at 5:00PM
THE Barony Campus of Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) is celebrating after winning two national training awards.
Friday, 30 September, 2016 at 5:00PM
SOUTH Scotland MSP Joan McAlpine has praised Solway Recycling Ltd after a visit to their premises near Shawhead, Dumfries.
Tuesday, 27 September, 2016 at 5:00PM
FARMERS in Eskdale and Liddesdale are among many in southern Scotland to have lost confidence in the Scottish government over the CAP payments fiasco.
Wednesday, 21 September, 2016 at 10:23AM
NFU Scotland members can attend a free information day to help them protect their property from fire and theft.
Wednesday, 14 September, 2016 at 11:23AM
LEGISLATORS are being urged to keep consulting farmers as the Land Reform Act continues to take shape.
Wednesday, 07 September, 2016 at 10:27AM
THE first show and sale dedicated to the rare Swiss Valais Blacknose sheep attracted hundreds of visitors, all intrigued to find out more about the ‘cutest sheep in the world’, to the Borderway Mart in Carlisle.
Wednesday, 31 August, 2016 at 11:54AM
AS summer draws to a close, NFU Scotland is pointing out where consumers need to shop if they want to enjoy Scotch beef burgers.
Wednesday, 24 August, 2016 at 10:46AM