Supporting Farmers in Scotland Since 1893
ONE OF South-west Scotland's best known farmers and a true character, John B Houston, from Craigmullen, Dundrennan, Kirkcudbright, has died after a short illness, at the age of 63.
Professor Brian J Chambers, head of the ADAS Soils and Nutrients Group, died suddenly and unexpectedly on the morning of Saturday August 30.
The farming community has lost a stalwart of the British Friesian world as William McKendrick passed away suddenly on June 6, 2014, aged 81.
Margaret Campbell Alexander (née Fleming) died on February 6, aged 91.
THE FARMING community and the industry that reports on it, have been stunned by the death of Joe Watson, the farming editor of The Press and Journal, at the age of 43.
Ayrshire cattle breeder and rose grower supreme Janet McWilliam, who died recently at the age of 87, made her mark in life not just in those two fields of expertise but in the hearts of her loved ones and friends in Wigtownshire and beyond.
Well-known Renfrewshire dairy farmer, Robert Carruth, died suddenly, but peacefully at the end of last year.
ONE OF Scotlands's most successful Shetland pony breeders, Sam Macarthur, has died peacefully at the age of 83 in his home town of Nairn.
SOUTH-WEST farmer Fraser Evans, a stalwart of NFU Scotland has died aged 89, just two months after the union celebrated its centenary with an event at Ingliston House.
MORAY FARMER Donald J (Donnie) James has died in hospital in Nairn after a short illness.