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New housing measures introduced to protect poultry and captive birds against avian flu

New housing measures introduced to protect poultry and captive birds against avian flu

New housing measures introduced to protect poultry and captive birds against avian flu

Bird keepers should review biosecurity and house birds as changes come into effect on Monday.


Seasonal pressure and operational challenges are continuing to impact the pig market

Seasonal pressure and operational challenges are continuing to impact the pig market

Seasonal pressure and operational challenges are continuing to impact the pig market

Tightly supplied markets have seen farm gate prices remain firm for both prime cattle and sheep despite labour shortages in processing.


Trailer law change suspended over safety concerns

Trailer law change suspended over safety concerns

Trailer law change suspended over safety concerns

Changes planned for Monday have been put on hold, leaving some drivers in limbo over testing which was stopped as of September 20.


Improved controls on the storage and application of slurry and digestate to come into effect

Improved controls on the storage and application of slurry and digestate to come into effect

Improved controls on the storage and application of slurry and digestate to come into effect

Changes to reduce ammonia release will take effect from January 1.


Every vote counts as Tynet farm scoops national trophy in dramatic poll finish

Every vote counts as Tynet farm scoops national trophy in dramatic poll finish

Every vote counts as Tynet farm scoops national trophy in dramatic poll finish

A DRAMATIC finish to a national awards poll has seen a Buckie-area farm to propelled to glory.


SRUC announces new investment at Craibstone

SRUC announces new investment at Craibstone

SRUC announces new investment at Craibstone

Nearly £1 million is being invested in agricultural teaching facilities, in the north-east.


Judges revealed for 2021 Aberdeen Christmas Classic

Judges revealed for 2021 Aberdeen Christmas Classic

Judges revealed for 2021 Aberdeen Christmas Classic

The two-day event attracts the very best of prime and pedigree stock from across Scotland.


Scottish Bird Flu case identified as highly pathogenic strain

Scottish Bird Flu case identified as highly pathogenic strain

Scottish Bird Flu case identified as highly pathogenic strain

Measures have been taken to limit the spread of the disease.


Avian influenza cases confirmed in Angus as Prevention Zone restrictions are activated across Great Britain

Avian influenza cases confirmed in Angus as Prevention Zone restrictions are activated across Great Britain

Avian influenza cases confirmed in Angus as Prevention Zone restrictions are activated across Great Britain

Three kilometre and 10 kilometre Temporary Control Zones have been set up around the infected premises to limit the risk of the disease.


Government announces nationwide bird flu Prevention Zone after multiple outbreaks

Government announces nationwide bird flu Prevention Zone after multiple outbreaks

Government announces nationwide bird flu Prevention Zone after multiple outbreaks

BIRD keepers across the country are being encouraged to follow government advice if they spot symptoms of bird flu.


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