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Keeping Pace with Green Policy

For over ten years, Scottish agriculture has come to recognise the importance of sustainable management of the farmed environment, mainly in response to the growing climate crisis and biodiversity decline.…

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Ammonium Nitrate Storage

Following the catastrophic explosion in Beirut reportedly caused by a large amount of Ammonium Nitrate which apparently was stored incorrectly, it is prudent to review the storage requirements for this…

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Top tips for calving

With most of the suckler cows in Scotland calving in the spring, now is a timely opportunity to highlight some top tips for calving which will pay dividends in the…

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Earthworms for Soil Health

Healthy soil will have good biodiversity (biology), optimum pH level and nutrients (chemistry) and good physical structure (physics).  By ensuring all three aspects of the soil are maintained, soils can…

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