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Changes to Permitted Development Rights

With dairy farming becoming increasingly efficiency driven, with smaller herds becoming less common and businesses consolidating farming operations at one steading, recent changes to planning legislation and in particular to…

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Auction Marts COVID19 Update

Throughout the COVID pandemic auction marts remained open, operating under a strict and robust set of guidelines however as restrictions ease and we move forward into a new phase of…

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Introducing FAS TV

A new agricultural show which recreates traditional on-farm visits is being launched by the Farm Advisory Service (FAS). FAS TV is a fortnightly show designed for farmers and crofters to…

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Covid 19: Challenges to the Pig Sector

An almost perfect storm of challenges, mostly related to COVID-19 is now impacting on the pig sector, with reduced slaughter capacity following outbreaks and restrictions at several pork processing sites having numerous effects throughout the supply…

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