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North East Organic Discussion Group podcast: Mains of Thornton

In this podcast, the first of four from our North East Organic Discussion Group, Malcolm MacDonald chats to Murray Cooper who farms at Mains of Thornton, and SRUC Research Agronomist…

AgriBusiness News February 2020

This edition has articles on policy, cereals, beef, potatoes, sheep and milk,  and this month there are articles on Forestry, Sustainable Soya and EU Exit – What Next? Download the…

Women in Agriculture: Case Study – Kirsteen MacKinnon

Find out about the livestock and haulage enterprises Kirsteen MacKinnon is a partner of on the Isle of Tiree; how she has got to where she is now, and what…

Women in Agriculture: Caste Study – Katherine McIntosh

28 January 2020

Find out what recent challenges Woman in Agriculture Katherine McIntosh has embraced, and what she is most proud of in her farming business here.

Podcast: Women in Agriculture – Primrose Beaton of Lawrie & Symington

9 January 2020


As part of our work on Women in Agriculture, we went to meet Primrose Beaton of Lawrie and Symington at Lanark Auction Mart. Primrose is head of cattle sales and…

Bhidio: Falasgair air Fearann Ionaltraidh (Muirburn on Common Grazings)

Tha a’ bhidio seo a’ togail air prìomh phuingean do chomataidhean ionaltraidh.

Bhidio: A’ Cur Èòlas air a’ Chòd Falasgair (Getting to Know the Muirburn Code)

Tha a’ bhidio seo a’ togail air prìomh phuingean bhon Chòd Falasgair. Chaidh tionndadh ùr den Chòd Falasgair a thoirt gu buil do Riaghaltas na h-Alba le Fòram Monaidh na…

Agribusiness News January 2020

This edition examines the prospects for the main sectors in the year ahead in what looks to be another period of unknowns. One thing is now certain; the UK will…

AgriBusiness News November 2019

Read AgriBusiness News November 2019 here

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…

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