• ONE OF Fife's most prominent businessmen, who was also a leading breeder of Aberdeen-Angus cattle, has died at the age of 83.

  • Scotland has lost one of its most knowledgeable grassland experts following the death last month of Marshall Morrison.

  • The death has occurred of Hugh R Neilson, who was secretary of the Aberdeen-Angus Cattle Society, then based at 17 Bon-Accord Square, Aberdeen, from 1954 until 1963.

  • Following a short stay in a local hospital, well-known hill farmer and shepherd, Jim Brown, has passed away.

  • With the death of Ian Galloway, Scotland has lost one of its leading businessmen and the Scottish red meat industry one of its most innovative and progressive operators.

  • One of Lanarkshire's 'weel kent' faces sadly passed away recently at the age of 86 after a short illness.

  • THE DEATH of David Fellowes at the age of 84 has deprived the county of Argyll of one of its outstanding countrymen.

  • Well-known Orkney farmer, and North Country Cheviot sheep breeder, James Johnston Wishart, passed away peacefully at home with his wife Elsie beside him on December 31, 2015.

  • ONE of Scotland's best known farmers has died at the age of 72.

  • THE death of shepherd, George (Geordie) Watson, on November 16, 2015, deprived the Scottish Blackface sheep world of one of its most respected characters and many people from all over the country who packed Straiton Church for his thanksgiving service was testimony to that.