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  • SCOTLAND'S TENANT farmers are concerned that landowners will try to take "evasive action" right up until the Scottish Government gets a full time tenant farming commissioner in place.

  • SCOTTISH SURVEYORS have cast doubt over the agricultural holdings legislation review and land reform proposals, warning that they will have unintended detrimental consequences.

  • IN AN extraordinary move to purge the Scottish countryside of illegal poisons and pesticides, a new scheme has been launched offering anyone holding stock of such substances the chance of free, safe and anonymous disposal.

  • THE THEFT of 32 chainsaws and trailer from the Barony College, Parkgate, Dumfries at the weekend looks like an example of pre-meditated and well-organised rural theft.

  • PRESSURE WAS mounting on the board regarding the future of Stirling-based Cally Marts as The Scottish Farmer went to press on Wednesday.

YFC News

YFC News

  • There was plenty flesh on show from the West Renfrew team which finished equal third in the Happy Feet dance off Ref:KK200215005

  • AT THE recent West Region drama festival, it was the Stirling, Strathkelvin and Strathendrick YFC team which came out on top with their performance of 'The Death Of Little Willy'.

  • NORTH REGION YFC members downed a pint of milk to support dairy farmers during their 2015 regional conference

  • NOW IN their 75th year, Kilmaurs Young Farmers held a dinner dance to celebrate at the Sea Mill Hydro, Sea Mill.

  • YOUNG Farmers attending both the North and West Region conferences over the weekend wanted to show their support for the British dairy industry by drinking pints of milk.

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