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Agricultural charity launches Trainee Trustee programme

Agricultural charity launches Trainee Trustee programme

Agricultural charity launches Trainee Trustee programme

The RSABI has launched a new programme to encourage young people to get involved with the organisation’s board.


Signs urge caution from dog owners

Signs urge caution from dog owners

Signs urge caution from dog owners

Farmers fear dog attacks on sheep this Easter at a critical time as peak lambing period is underway with ewes and lambs often grazing near footpaths.


Leads on please! Plea for responsible dog walking during lambing in the Cairngorms National Park

Leads on please! Plea for responsible dog walking during lambing in the Cairngorms National Park

Leads on please! Plea for responsible dog walking during lambing in the Cairngorms National Park

Spring time is of course an important times of the year for sheep farmers, spending long hours tending pregnant ewes and vulnerable new lambs.


Grantown Show is called off because of on-going uncertainty over Covid

Grantown Show is called off because of on-going uncertainty over Covid

Grantown Show is called off because of on-going uncertainty over Covid

The show is the highlight of the year for the agricultural industry in the strath and attracts thousands of spectators


Farming leaders welcome short-term lets legislation withdrawal

Farming leaders welcome short-term lets legislation withdrawal

Farming leaders welcome short-term lets legislation withdrawal

Law would have introduced licensing of B&Bs and self-catering and potentially need to require planning permission


Animal attack leaves four sheep dead

Animal attack leaves four sheep dead

Animal attack leaves four sheep dead

FOUR sheep have been killed in a sheep worrying incident at a strath farm.


Winter weather is making jobs on the croft take that little bit longer

Winter weather is making jobs on the croft take that little bit longer

Winter weather is making jobs on the croft take that little bit longer

View from the croft by Marianne Ross, who runs a croft at Migdale, Sutherland, with her husband Gavin


Taking stock after a year of change for crofters

Taking stock after a year of change for crofters

Taking stock after a year of change for crofters

View from the Commission by Bill Barron, CEO, Crofting Commission


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