• NEXT YEAR, Drymen Show’s organisers are hoping to showcase two centuries of history at the event to celebrate the Strathendrick Agricultural Society’s 200th anniversary.

  • Gracefield Arts Centre in Dumfries is where ‘In Land’ a major new exhibition exploring farming, land and agricultural heritage, is running until October 24.

  • NEWLY-WEDS Stuart and Bron Campbell took delivery of one of their wedding gifts at this year's Dalmally Show.

  • Bringing in the harvest, whether it be from the land or the sea, is being celebrated in a new festival called ‘Soil and Sea Harvest Festival’ which will run from Monday, September 28 to Sunday, October 4.
    Throughout the community led festival, which is co-produced by Cambo Heritage Trust and the Scottish Fisheries Museum,  there will be a programme of events including talks, workshops, demonstrations, art activities, and other special events taking place across the rural east neuk of Fife.


    A film which documented a year in the life of a North-East of England farming family has its regional premiere this weekend having received four-star reviews from national media and top film critics.

  • A kids’ clothing collection from Scotland’s newest junior fashion brand –Enchanted Forest and Friends – is now available online at www.enchantedforestandfriends.com.

  • ‘Pearls in Peril’ LIFE project: In-stream restoration on the River Dee at Banchory and Sluie/Commonty

  • The late John Mattley’s extensive collection of agricultural books, pictures, and paintings went under the hammer last week as his family took the tough decision to sell the majority of a collection that took more than 30 years to create.

  • We’ve all got them – old plastic drums, empty mineral/feed buckets, jam jars, abused bikes, and clothes – that have long served their purpose and are now desperately seeking a new home rather than being recyled or worse still thrown in the skip.

  • Gourock Highland Games, now in its 59th year, once again marked the start of the Highland Games season in Scotland.