28 April 17 - Final Push for Scottish Dairy Farmers to Apply for EU dairy aid ahead of 1 May deadlineNFU Scotland is encouraging all Scottish dairy farmers to act now or run the risk of missing out on valuable dairy aid scheme money.
27 April 17 - Income Shocker for Scottish Farmers and CroftersThe steep, downward spiral in farm incomes is placing huge financial pressure on Scotland’s farmers and crofters.
26 April 17 - Access Legislation Should be Reviewed, Says NFUSNFU Scotland has fed its views into a discussion regarding the effective implementation of Scottish access rights.
26 April 17 - Farmers and Crofters Urged to Prioritise their Single Application FormWith less than three weeks left to complete 2017 Single Application Forms (SAF), NFU Scotland is encouraging crofters and farmers to prioritise filling out their forms before the 15 May deadline.
19 April 17 - Westminster Ministerial Talks Focus on Securing Funding and Policies that Strike the Right Brexit DealA day after the General Election announcement, NFU Scotland officeholders and staff have been in Westminster pressing the UK Government on recognising the unique requirements of the Scottish agricultural industry.
19 April 17 - Scottish Dairy Farmers Risk Losing Out on EU Dairy AidScottish dairy farmers run the risk of missing out on valuable dairy aid scheme money and NFU Scotland is urging them to act now.
18 April 17 - Union Appoints New Food Policy and Campaigns OfficerPerthshire graduate Lindsey Macdonald is NFU Scotland’s new Food Policy and Campaigns Officer.
17 April 17 - Call to Action on GlyphosateAs the EU decision on whether or not to re-authorise the herbicide glyphosate approaches, NFU Scotland is calling on Scottish farmers to get the message out on how important this plant protection product is and why it must be re-authorised for a full 15 years, including for use pre-harvest.
13 April 17 - Scottish Farmers and Crofters Welcome Marks and Spencer Commitment to Scottish LambNFU Scotland has welcomed a speedy response by major retailer Marks and Spencer that will see 100 per cent Scottish lamb returning to the shelves of its Scottish stores by the weekend.
12 April 17 - Lamb Shelfwatch Shows Supermarket ‘Slap in the Face’ for Scottish FarmersScottish sheep farmers, currently hard at work producing their new crop of lambs, are appalled and disappointed at the lack of support Scottish supermarkets are giving to tasty, Scottish lamb this Easter.
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