Supporting Farmers in Scotland Since 1893
LAMPOONING Germans for their pursuit of efficiency is a curiously British habit - and one that doesn't really stand up to much rational scrutiny.
SCOTTISH FARMERS with an interest in renewable technology were able to take advantage of an on-farm demo day organised by NFU Scotland's Renewable Development Initiative last week.
SCOTTISH 'CARBON capture' pioneers, Forest Carbon, have been 'highly commended' in the UK Sustainability Leaders Awards.
LONGLOCH FARM enjoys a spectacular position on the southern corner of the Kingdom of Fife, high up on the hill above Kirkcaldy, with Burntisland to its south on the coast.
USING A combination of biomass and solar power has turned out to be the perfect combination for chicken farmers looking to diversify - and save money.
DENMARK'S FAMED TP woodchippers are now available in Scotland through Drymen-based machinery dealership, Fraser C Robb.
NFU SCOTLAND'S newly established Renewable Development Initiative got underway this week with a double demonstration day highlighting farmscale renewable projects in the North-east.
ESTATE OWNERS in Scotland are being urged to make diversification into anaerobic digestion part of the process of renegotiating and amalgamating tenancies.
STEPPING STONE Timber Products, a farm diversification business established by the Armstrong family, close to Tempo in Co.
IT'S A passion for forestry that fuels the Hudson family's Aberdeenshire woodchip business - and they are keen users of their own products too.