27 May 15 - Union joins celebration of Scotch beefNFU Scotland has joined in a celebration of World-famous Scotch beef, staged in Perthshire
26 May 15 - NFUS President calls for production focus to land reform debateManagement of land – rather than physical ownership – should be an important focus in the ongoing land reform debate according to NFU Scotland President Allan Bowie.
25 May 15 - Vehicle and Transportation Workshops Come to Argyll in JuneAn agricultural vehicles and transportation workshop is being held in Argyll in June encouraging farmers and crofters to get up to speed on legislation.
21 May 15 - Insecticides – New Best Practice Advice from the VIThe Voluntary Initiative (VI) has produced new insecticide advice, highlighting the four foundations of best practice for farmers and sprayer operators.
21 May 15 - NFUS President Focusses on Food and Drink Industry as he Celebrates 100 Days in OfficeNFU Scotland President Allan Bowie has underlined the importance of the country’s food and drink industry as he reached 100 days in office.
20 May 15 - BVD Deadline ahead for Scottish cattlekeepersThe next phase of Scotland’s Bovine Viral Diarrhoea (BVD) eradication scheme comes into play on 1st June, by which time all Scottish herds must have their BVD status established. The 1st June deadline introduces tough movement restrictions on herds ‘not negative’ for BVD.
19 May 15 - Three Charities Benefit from £3,000 Raised at NFUS Stock-Judging Competition in FortroseThree charities have benefited from more than £3,000 following a stock-judging competition held in the Fortrose on Sunday evening.
18 May 15 - Union Meets New Team at AHDBUsing statutory levy funds to drive a profitable and efficient farming sector was the focus of the first face-to-face meeting between NFU Scotland and the new team in place at Agricultural & Horticulture Development Board (AHDB).
18 May 15 - Farming Organisations Agree that Work is Needed to Improve Milk ContractsA working group of farming organisations has met to assess the current state of the dairy sector and to review areas where they can work collaboratively.
18 May 15 - Lanarkshire Wind Project Gets Second VisitScottish farmers are being invited to re-visit a Lanarkshire wind energy project set to benefit the local community.
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