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  • AN ABERDEENSHIRE father and son have won an award for their innovative farming enterprise.

  • RSPB SCOTLAND has explained its support for proposals to extend the investigative powers of the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals in wildlife crime cases.

  • BRITISH BEE keepers have been asked to be vigilant after cases of small hive beetle were found in Italy - sparking concerns that imported bees could bring the disease here.

  • AN ALL-OUT assault on the world farm machinery scene by Japanese manufacturer, Kubota, looks set to cause a major upheaval in the already competitive UK market.

  • BE PREPARED to act on soil compaction - but think before you do it.

YFC News

YFC News

  • ENTRIES ARE open to a competition for young farmers who are showing passion for agriculture.

  • A SUPERB turnout of teams from the SAYFC's West Region enjoyed a night full of fun and games at the recent Big Night Out at Forth Leisure Centre.

  • AN EXCELLENT turnout of 11 teams were forward for the West Region's mixed hockey tournament at Cambusdoon Sports Ground.

  • PETER MATHESON purchased a vintage Massey Fergusson, named it ' Annie' and has now taken on the challenge of driving it from John O Groats to Lands End down to Dover, then across to Scandinavia up to Nordkapp to witness the Aurora Borealis.

  • AN ACTION packed schedule kept everyone busy at the Scottish Association of Young Farmers' Clubs' centre during the Royal Highland Show, where the display of handicrafts boxes, photography entries, farm signs and new merchandise ensured the crowds kept rolling in.

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