Tag: farming

SLE statement on EU trade deal

‘Most within the Scottish farming and food sectors will view the trade deal with the EU as positive news at a time when the risk of a no deal Brexit was edging closer,’ said Sarah-Jane Laing, chief executive at Scottish Land and Estates.

Time to discuss agri-environment future measures is right now

Future agri-environment measures must enable farmers and crofters to play their key role in managing a significant majority of Scotland’s environmental interests, writes Environment and Land Use committee chairman, Angus MacFadyen, a hill farmer from near Oban.