Tag: NFUS

Appreciate us or lose us
Farming
Appreciate us or lose us

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.

Farming
New Brexit date: trick or treat?

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.