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  • MANY FARMERS could face a nasty surprise when they receive their single farm payment under the new CAP.

  • RICHARD LOCHHEAD has remained in his role as rural cabinet secretary following a reshuffle by the new First Minister.

  • MORE MUST be done to weed out the "comfy slipper brigade" of inactive support claimants under Scotland's new Common Agricultural Policy regime.

  • WAGYU BEEF is renowned the world over for its superior eating quality, taste, tenderness and of course premium prices - but the integrity of its meat will have to be guaranteed in future if it is to continue to be known as the very best.

  • A QUALITY gap has opened up between well run and poorly operated farm businesses - and pricing volatility is acting to widen that divide.

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