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  • AN INDEPENDENT land adjudicator should be at the core of a prescription of measures to restore health to Scotland's farm tenancy sector, according to NFU Scotland.

  • RURAL ESTATE owners invest an average of £69,000 per year on their tenanted farms and crofts, according to new research undertaken by Scotland's Rural College.

  • HAVING A 'golden ticket' to entitlement for 2013 will be the key to accessing subsidy payments from the new CAP.

  • SCOTLAND'S SHEEP farmers and industry leaders are furious over government officials carrying out sheep inspections at the height of the lambing season.

  • FARMERS IN Strathspey are working with conservationists after young sea eagles moved onto their land.

YFC News

YFC News

  • THE WEST Region put on a fantastic show of song, dance and comedy at the Talent Spot final, held at the SECC's Clyde Armadillo last weekend.

  • SAYFC'S NATIONAL chairman, Katherine Marr, has been selected to take part in the Queen's Baton Relay in the run up to the Commonwealth Games.

  • IT WAS the winning team from the junior section which went on to stand overall winners at last weekend's East Region beef cattle dressing, held at United Auctions' Stirling centre.

  • ALL THREE regions of the Scottish Association of Young Farmers' Clubs were represented at last weekend's National curing comeptition.

  • AN OUTSTANDING number of SAYFC members - more than double the number of spaces available - applied for a number of international trips, this year, which include the European Rally in Wales and the Agri and Rural Affairs study trip, which heads to Argentina.

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