Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Tag: Farming

Sheep mutilated and killed in senseless attacks on three different farms

SHOCKING pictures have shown the devastating aftermath of attacks carried out on sheep in which their ears were cut off.   A number of sheep have...

Highland show gets a “cow flyover”

ENGINEERS have constructed a "cow flyover" to tackle human traffic jams at one of Scotland's biggest outdoor shows. In the past thousands of visitors to...

Hunters and conservationists battle over “lamb-killing” ravens

HUNTERS and bird lovers are locked in battle over claims Scotland’s ravens are responsible for killing newborn lambs. A petition to be allowed to cull...

“Culling equipment” arrives at chicken farm hit by avian flu

EQUIPMENT believed to be used for the gassing of 40,000 chickens was seen arriving today at the Fife farm hit by an outbreak of...

Scotland to ban GMOs

GROWING genetically modified (GM) crops will be banned in Scotland, Rural Affairs Secretary Richard Lochhead has announced. Mr Lochhead has confirmed that the Scottish Government intends...

Country dwellers warned to keep dogs on a leash

DOG owners have been reminded to keep their pets on a lead near livestock this Spring, as farmers have the right to shoot them if...

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