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Union calls for councils to ban sky lanterns

NFU Scotland has welcomed a county-wide ban for the use of helium balloons and sky lantern releases at public events by Angus Council.

20/08/2015

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Farmers Reminded to Apply for Vehicle Dispensation for Wide and Abnormal Loads

NFU Scotland is reminding its members who transport wide and abnormal loads to apply for an agricultural dispensation.

19/08/2015

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Scottish Government Urged to Look Again at Active Crofters Over Common Grazings Issue

A number of crofting members from NFU Scotland’s Skye branch have asked the Scottish Government to look again at support scheme rules that will leave them unable to access the new ewe hogg scheme, which opens for applications on 1 September.

19/08/2015

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Union Submits Comments on Land Reform Bill

Following extensive consultation with its members – including a series of country-wide meetings – NFU Scotland has submitted its views on the Scottish Government’s draft Land Reform Bill.

17/08/2015

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Retailers must rally behind Red Tractor

UK farming unions have issued jointly a challenge to all retailers to get behind the Red Tractor brand across their whole dairy category.

14/08/2015

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Crucial time for Scotch lamb producers

As Scotland’s annual lamb marketing campaign gathers pace, NFU Scotland is urging consumers to get behind Scotland’s sheep farmers and put some fresh, tasty Scotch lamb on their plates.

14/08/2015

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Policy Manager's Blog 12 August 2015

For the consumer, dairy products are a daily part of life.  They are taken for granted as a safe, nutritious and an essential part of daily diets.But for dairy farmers the status quo is untenable.Farmers 'protests' are not taken lightly, because they would much rather be at home running their business.  But out of genuine frustration and desperation, farmers are choosing to highlight the very difficult position the sector is in and the need for change.

12/08/2015

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Vice President Meets Weather-Hit Orkney Producers

NFU Scotland Vice President Rob Livesey has met with producers on Orkney to see first-hand the damage that the poor weather has wreaked on the island’s farmers.

11/08/2015

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NFUS Meets with Minister on Farm to Focus on Land Reform

NFU Scotland met on farm with politicians today (Friday 7 August) in Dumfries and Galloway, as the Union finalises its response to the Land Reform Bill.

07/08/2015

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Union Urges Scottish Government to Give Details of Changes for 2016 CAP Simplification

With planting of 2016 crops starting shortly for some, NFU Scotland is urging the Scottish Government to publicise its plans for progressing simplification as part of the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS).

06/08/2015

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