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Climate Change Impacts: Arable Farms & Intense Rainfall

23 October 2019

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Water is the most valuable resource on your farm and the impacts that climate change are going to have on that resource are quite varied. The IPPC reports predict that…

Podcast: Women in Agriculture – Lynbreck Croft

As part of our work for Women in Agriculture, we visited Lynbreck Croft near Grantown-on-Spey to interview Lynn Cassells.  Lynn farms with her partner Sandra Baer, and together they have…

Cow tracks advertorial

12 October 2019

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In August and September, we held a series of meetings looking at how incorporating cow tracks into a dairy grazing system can increase herd productivity and profitability whilst helping Scotland…

Farm Management Handbook 2019/20

The 40th edition of the Farm Management Handbook is an essential tool for any progressive farm business, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date source of information for farmers, rural professionals, students…

Farm Woodland News – Autumn 2019

11 October 2019

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Inside this special Agroforestry edition of the Farm Woodland News: How farming with trees can benefit your business Case studies from farmers using agroforestry Can you eat trees? The Lynbreck…

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AgriBusiness News October 2019

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Technical Note (TN730): Construction of a Cow Track for Access to Grazing

Summary Cow tracks can lengthen the grazing season from reduced damage to pasture and improved field access in poor weather Correctly constructed cow tracks can prevent lameness within the herd…

New Entrant Case Study: John Warnock and Iain Baillie

24 September 2019

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Through a joint venture approach, John Warnock has managed to overcome his barrier of sourcing staff while also slowing down in the business. Iain Baillie as the contractor has managed…



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