Articles by Bob Carruth

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Scotland’s Egg and Poultry Producers Well Placed as Nation Prepares to Reset, Restart and Recover

As Scotland enters the first phase in easing lockdown restrictions, egg and poultry producers are beginning to reset, restart and recover from a very healthy position.



Reminder on Responsible Access as Nation Enters Phase 1

As Scotland enters Phase 1 in easing Covid-19 lockdown restrictions, NFU Scotland is urging those enjoying time in the countryside to continue to do so responsibly.



Securing the Future of Scotland’s Farming Workforce

NFU Scotland has issued its Employment and Wages Survey at a time when securing the workforce needed by Scotland’s food and farming sectors has never been more crucial.



Take Care on Country Roads this Summer

With Covid-19 restrictions bringing a surge in the numbers of people walking and cycling in the Scottish countryside, NFU Scotland and Sustrans Scotland are calling for consideration to be shown between all users of rural roads across the busy summer period to ensure all remain safe.



SAF Success Key to Scottish Payment Schedule

A highly successful campaign encouraging Scotland’s farmers and crofters to meet the 15 May deadline for submitting their Single Application Forms (SAF) should smooth the way to a successful schedule for delivering payments later this year.



Scotland’s Farmers Cracking on with the Crops

Scotland’s arable farmers are cracking on with the job of producing the crops that the nation needs for food, drink and animal feed.



Union Welcomes Member’s Bill on Livestock Worrying Moving to the Next Stage

NFU Scotland has welcomed tough, new measures to tackle livestock worrying being brought forward by Emma Harper MSP through a member’s bill in Scottish Parliament.



Immigration Bill Must Recognise Vital Importance of Non-UK Workers to Scottish Food and Farming

NFU Scotland has called on the UK Government’s landmark immigration legislation to recognise the hugely important role that non-UK workers play in Scotland’s iconic food and farming sectors.



NFU Scotland’s Political Engagement Goes Online

With NFU Scotland’s programme of regular regional meetings with local politicians brought to a halt during Covid-19, the Union has turned to an online solution to keep up the political engagement.



Scottish Farming has Clear Stake in Passage of UK Agriculture Bill

NFU Scotland has contacted all Scottish MPs ahead of the UK Agriculture Bill being debated in the House of Commons tomorrow (Wednesday 13 May) before it undergoes scrutiny in the House of Lords. NFUS has outlined that debate on the Bill at this crucial time for the nation must recognise the importance of supporting primary producers to provide security of food supply, and for that food to continue to be produced to the highest of standards.


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