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  • IF THERE are to be brighter days ahead for cash-strapped UK dairy producers, they are likely to be at the end of a very, very long tunnel.

  • ORGANISERS OF the Scotch Beef Farm of the Year award are calling on farmers to showcase their stock and their enterprises by entering the 2015 award.

  • WITH THE weakened Euro crippling Scotland's lamb sector, consumers and retailers are being urged to back Scotch lamb.

  • EU FARM commissioner Phil Hogan has said that there is little he can do to alleviate the price plight of dairy farmers.

  • NORTHERN IRISH farmers have until August 3 to submit their evidence proving 'active farmer' status.

YFC News

YFC News

  • LOWER Nithsdale YFC member, Lewis Harkness (above), was on fine form to lead the Young Farmers shearing in the MacRobert Pavilion.

  • SEEING what the organisation can do for you through the opportunities it provides will be the main focus for the Scottish Association of Young Farmers' Clubs team at this year's Royal Highland Show.

  • TEAMS from Keith YFC ruled supreme at the North Region tug of war eliminations held at Cornhill Games, last weekend.

  • THERE were 14 teams from the West Region battling it out at Newmilns Show, last weekend, for a spot to pull at the National final at the Royal Highland Show.

  • WET conditions may have hampered technique but 10 teams still put on a good show at the East Region tug of war eliminations held at Central and West Fife Show, last weekend.

Obituary

Obituary

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