That’s the message from NFUS vice-president Martin Kennedy as he uses his blog to highlight the uphill battle Scotland’s farmers and crofters are facing.
Currently Argyll and Bute is the only part of Scotland that does not have a local RHET group.
Ability to limit damage is essential, according to NFUS
NFU Scotland Blog post
NFUS political affairs manager Clare Slipper uses NFU Scotland’s blog to ponder on the new Halloween deadline for Brexit with the European Council agreeing to a further extension to the Article 50 Brexit negotiating period to October 31, 2019. That brought welcome relief from the prospect of a no deal, cliff-edge exit from the EU on April 12.
Union chairman emphasises the importance of farming’s survival in the hills