EFFORTS TO get more shoppers to recognise and support the Red Tractor Assurance logo on food are paying off, with the organisers of the current promotional campaign hailing it as a great success only three weeks into its seven week run.
THIS WEEK saw the start of the Scottish Association of Young Farmers Clubs five day business programme 'Cultivating Futures', which is aimed at supporting and enhancing the skills of Scotland's future agricultural and business leaders.
\MAUCHLINE YFC ruled the roost at the recent West Region beef cattle dressing competition at Ayr Mart, when the club picked up the top two placings in the senior section and filled the top spot among the juniors.
AT THE recent West Region clay pigeon shoot held at the North Ayrshire Shooting Ground, Avondale YFC's A team proved to be just that as they scooped the top spot with team member, Kevin Craig, also top gun on the day.
FOLLOWING the resounding success of last year's inaugural Agri and Rural Affairs conference, member's are now able to book their place for this year's event which has the theme 'Cultivating futures' - looking at the opportunities for young people.