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Sheep producers urged to use lambs as fluke sentinels | Press and Journal

Sheep producers urged to use lambs as fluke sentinels | Press and Journal

Sheep producers are being urged to test this season’s lambs for liver fluke before treating their entire flock for the disease. Read full article: Sheep producers urged to use lambs as fl...→

Sheep producers urged to use lambs as fluke sentinels | Press and Journal

Sheep producers urged to use lambs as fluke sentinels | Press and Journal

Sheep producers are being urged to test this season’s lambs for liver fluke before treating their entire flock for the disease. Read full article: Sheep producers urged to use lambs as fl...→

Public urged against hosting their own bonfire night celebrations after cancellations of events across Scotland | Press and Journal

Public urged against hosting their own bonfire night celebrations after cancellations of events across Scotland | Press and Journal

People have been urged not to hold their own makeshift bonfire night celebrations to make up for the cancellation of major annual events across the north and n [...] Read full article: Public urged against hosting their own b...→

27 food and drink producers in the north bag Great Taste accolades | Press and Journal

27 food and drink producers in the north bag Great Taste accolades | Press and Journal

Dozens of food and drink businesses up and down the north-east and Highlands are celebrating after gaining stars in the Great Taste awards. Read full article: 27 food and drink producers in the north...→

'Farmers paying big prices for store lambs want Brexit waters to calm' | Press and Journal

'Farmers paying big prices for store lambs want Brexit waters to calm' | Press and Journal

In the last few months it has been all quiet on the Brexit front but it exploded back on to our front pages following the publication of the UK Government’s In [...] Read full article: 'Farmers paying big prices for store lam...→

Farmers urged to mark their GPS to halt spread of gadget thieves | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to mark their GPS to halt spread of gadget thieves | Press and Journal

Farmers and contractors are being told to make use of pin technology or mark their postcodes on their GPS kit to make it less attractive to criminal gangs. Read full article: Farmers urged to mark their GPS to halt ...→

Local care homes urged to suspend visiting as number of cases in Highland outbreak rises | Press and Journal

Local care homes urged to suspend visiting as number of cases in Highland outbreak rises | Press and Journal

The total number of Covid-19 cases in a small pocket of the Highlands has risen to 31, with 29 linked to a local abattoir. Read full article: Local care homes urged to suspend visiti...→

Brexit compensation for sheep farmers being explored | Press and Journal

Brexit compensation for sheep farmers being explored | Press and Journal

A compensation scheme to help sheep farmers negatively affected by Brexit is being explored by ministers. Read full article: Brexit compensation for sheep farmers be...→

Farmers urged to select marts over private sales | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to select marts over private sales | Press and Journal

Livestock farmers are being encouraged to support auction marts and choose the ring to sell stock. Read full article: Farmers urged to select marts over priva...→

BT urged to let staff work from home amid redundancy fears and potential office closure | Press and Journal

BT urged to let staff work from home amid redundancy fears and potential office closure | Press and Journal

BT has been urged to let its Aberdeen staff continue working from home, amid plans to potentially make them redundant by closing their office. Read full article: BT urged to let staff work from home ami...→

Farming industry urged to watch new body ‘like hawks’ | Press and Journal

Farming industry urged to watch new body ‘like hawks’ | Press and Journal

Failure to prevent imports of food produced to lower standards than is allowed in the UK could push Scots farmers out of business. Read full article: Farming industry urged to watch new body...→

Michael Gove urged to make Highland tourism 'special case' when it comes to help during coronavirus crisis | Press and Journal

Michael Gove urged to make Highland tourism 'special case' when it comes to help during coronavirus crisis | Press and Journal

Michael Gove has been urged by Highland tourism businesses to extend VAT relief and create a new scheme to tackle Brexit-related labour shortages in the hospit [...] Read full article: Michael Gove urged to make Highland tour...→

Farmers urged to point risks out to one another | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to point risks out to one another | Press and Journal

Farmers and crofters are being urged to get better at pointing out risks to each other as statistics reveal the cause of the 21 deaths on British farms last ye [...] Read full article: Farmers urged to point risks out to one ...→

Students urged not to go to pubs as Covid-19 clusters continue to break out in halls of residences | Press and Journal

Students urged not to go to pubs as Covid-19 clusters continue to break out in halls of residences | Press and Journal

Students have been ordered to live under tough new guidelines amid warnings they may not be able to return home for Christmas if outbreaks at campuses are not [...] Read full article: Students urged not to go to pubs as Covi...→

New test enables earlier detection of sheep scab | Press and Journal

New test enables earlier detection of sheep scab | Press and Journal

Scottish scientists have developed a new test to help farmers detect sheep scab in their flocks at an earlier stage. Read full article: New test enables earlier detection of sh...→

'Do the right thing': Rishi Sunak urged to reinvest returned furlough cash in Highlands | Press and Journal

'Do the right thing': Rishi Sunak urged to reinvest returned furlough cash in Highlands | Press and Journal

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, has been urged to plough almost £300,000 of returned furlough cash back into the Highlands. Read full article: 'Do the right thing': Rishi Sunak urged ...→

Aberdeenshire farmer hails success of sheep grazing arable trial | Press and Journal

Aberdeenshire farmer hails success of sheep grazing arable trial | Press and Journal

An Aberdeenshire farmer has seen encouraging results from introducing sheep grazing to his arable unit over the winter months. Read full article: Aberdeenshire farmer hails success of sh...→

Parents' pleas fail to sway officials as councillors urged not to bring back axed north-east school bus | Press and Journal

Parents' pleas fail to sway officials as councillors urged not to bring back axed north-east school bus | Press and Journal

Parents have accused Aberdeenshire Council of "putting children's lives in danger to save money" after officers rejected their appeals for an axed school bus s [...] Read full article: Parents' pleas fail to sway officials as...→

Communities in Shetland urged to help end gender-based violence | Press and Journal

Communities in Shetland urged to help end gender-based violence | Press and Journal

Islanders are being urged to help prevent gender-based violence in Shetland after a series of incidents were highlighted online. Read full article: Communities in Shetland urged to help en...→

Aberdeen council chief executive urged to set last minute example by scrapping need for attendance at today's meeting | Press and Journal

Aberdeen council chief executive urged to set last minute example by scrapping need for attendance at today's meeting | Press and Journal

The chief executive of Aberdeen Council has faced an 11th hour call to excuse attendance at today's first in-person meeting in nearly six months. Read full article: Aberdeen council chief executive urged t...→

Worm infections prove costly for UK livestock producers | Press and Journal

Worm infections prove costly for UK livestock producers | Press and Journal

Parasitic worm infections are costing UK livestock producers £270 million in lost production and treatment costs every year, claims a new study. Read full article: Worm infections prove costly for UK live...→

Government urged to address 'unfairness' and put young people at the forefront of decision-making processes in the future | Press and Journal

Government urged to address 'unfairness' and put young people at the forefront of decision-making processes in the future | Press and Journal

A leading children's rights group last night said pupils should have been consulted about the approach to determining exam results in advance, and must be invo [...] Read full article: Government urged to address 'unfairness'...→

Top award for father and son sheep breeders | Press and Journal

Top award for father and son sheep breeders | Press and Journal

A pair of renowned North Country Cheviot breeders have won one of the livestock industry’s most prestigious awards. Read full article: Top award for father and son sheep breed...→

Youngsters urged to avoid baby swings after Scottish fire crews see rapid spike in trapped teens | Press and Journal

Fire crews across Scotland have been forced to divert their attention from emergencies to rescue trapped youngsters trying to follow a viral trend. Read full article: Youngsters urged to avoid baby swings af...→

Highlanders urged to get active and clock miles for Mary’s Meals to feed hungry children | Press and Journal

Highlanders urged to get active and clock miles for Mary’s Meals to feed hungry children | Press and Journal

Highlanders are being encouraged to get active in a bid to raise funds to feed hungry children in some of the world’s poorest countries. Read full article: Highlanders urged to get active and cloc...→

Townsfolk urged to take pride in Fraserburgh by lending a hand at clean up | Press and Journal

Townsfolk urged to take pride in Fraserburgh by lending a hand at clean up | Press and Journal

Townsfolk fed up with seeing Fraserburgh "turned into an eyesore" during lockdown are grabbing their bin bags to tackle the problem themselves. Read full article: Townsfolk urged to take pride in Fraserb...→

Students urged to follow strict rules to prevent spread of coronavirus as hundreds forced to self-isolate in halls | Press and Journal

Students urged to follow strict rules to prevent spread of coronavirus as hundreds forced to self-isolate in halls | Press and Journal

Students are being urged to stick to the Scottish Government's lockdown rules in a bid to prevent the resurgent coronavirus pandemic from wreaking havoc across [...] Read full article: Students urged to follow strict rules to...→

Farmers urged to follow Covid-19 advice or risk market closures | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to follow Covid-19 advice or risk market closures | Press and Journal

Failure to comply with Covid-19 rules at auction marts could result in market closures and the loss of thousands of pounds worth of trade. Read full article: Farmers urged to follow Covid-19 advice ...→

Inverness taxi drivers urged to 'reclaim the streets' following pandemic | Press and Journal

Independent taxi drivers in Inverness are implementing a new initiative to “reclaim the streets” in a bid to fight back from the downturn in trade during the C [...] Read full article: Inverness taxi drivers urged to 'reclaim...→

Councillors urged to audit Aberdeen schools as 40% are rated 'poor' for disabled access | Press and Journal

Councillors urged to audit Aberdeen schools as 40% are rated 'poor' for disabled access | Press and Journal

Aberdeen councillors could next week sign off on an audit of city schools to identify how disabled access can be improved. Read full article: Councillors urged to audit Aberdeen scho...→

Kincardine and Mearns community groups urged to bid for £70,000 funding pot before it's too late | Press and Journal

Kincardine and Mearns community groups urged to bid for £70,000 funding pot before it's too late | Press and Journal

Community groups in Kincardine and Mearns have been encouraged to bid for their share of a £70,000 pot of council cash before time runs out. Read full article: Kincardine and Mearns community groups u...→

Douglas Ross urged to apologise for food safety remarks that left farmers fuming | Press and Journal

Douglas Ross urged to apologise for food safety remarks that left farmers fuming | Press and Journal

Douglas Ross has been accused of “misrepresenting” the National Farmers Union of Scotland’s position on US exports of chlorinated chicken and hormone-injected [...] Read full article: Douglas Ross urged to apologise for food...→

Spring barley producers facing storage headache | Press and Journal

Spring barley producers facing storage headache | Press and Journal

Around 800 spring barley producers have been told by Scotland’s biggest malting barley buyer they may have to find a way of storing 20% of their grain on farm [...] Read full article: Spring barley producers facing storage h...→

Hillwalkers urged to consider bagging an Archie for namesake children‘s charity | Press and Journal

Hillwalkers urged to consider bagging an Archie for namesake children‘s charity | Press and Journal

With growing numbers taking to the great outdoors, a leading children’s charity is encouraging people to set themselves a new challenge. Read full article: Hillwalkers urged to consider bagging an...→

Boris urged to call off search for £100k press spokesperson - 'Waste of taxpayers money!'

Boris urged to call off search for £100k press spokesperson - 'Waste of taxpayers money!'

BORIS JOHNSON should call off the search for a new spokesperson to front daily White House-style media briefings, an Express.co.uk poll has found. Read full article: Boris urged to call off search for £100k...→

Growers urged to plan ahead for grain crop | Press and Journal

Growers urged to plan ahead for grain crop | Press and Journal

Growers are being urged to ensure they have adequate marketing plans in place for their grain this year. Read full article: Growers urged to plan ahead for grain cr...→

Public urged against hosting their own bonfire night celebrations after cancellations of events across Scotland | Press and Journal

Public urged against hosting their own bonfire night celebrations after cancellations of events across Scotland | Press and Journal

People have been urged not to hold their own makeshift bonfire night celebrations to make up for the cancellation of major annual events across the north and n [...] Read full article: Public urged against hosting their own b...→

Students urged to follow strict rules to prevent spread of coronavirus as hundreds forced to self-isolate in halls | Press and Journal

Students urged to follow strict rules to prevent spread of coronavirus as hundreds forced to self-isolate in halls | Press and Journal

Students are being urged to stick to the Scottish Government's lockdown rules in a bid to prevent the resurgent coronavirus pandemic from wreaking havoc across [...] Read full article: Students urged to follow strict rules to...→

New test enables earlier detection of sheep scab | Press and Journal

New test enables earlier detection of sheep scab | Press and Journal

Scottish scientists have developed a new test to help farmers detect sheep scab in their flocks at an earlier stage. Read full article: New test enables earlier detection of sh...→

'Farmers paying big prices for store lambs want Brexit waters to calm' | Press and Journal

'Farmers paying big prices for store lambs want Brexit waters to calm' | Press and Journal

In the last few months it has been all quiet on the Brexit front but it exploded back on to our front pages following the publication of the UK Government’s In [...] Read full article: 'Farmers paying big prices for store lam...→

Inverness taxi drivers urged to 'reclaim the streets' following pandemic | Press and Journal

Independent taxi drivers in Inverness are implementing a new initiative to “reclaim the streets” in a bid to fight back from the downturn in trade during the C [...] Read full article: Inverness taxi drivers urged to 'reclaim...→

Aberdeenshire farmer hails success of sheep grazing arable trial | Press and Journal

Aberdeenshire farmer hails success of sheep grazing arable trial | Press and Journal

An Aberdeenshire farmer has seen encouraging results from introducing sheep grazing to his arable unit over the winter months. Read full article: Aberdeenshire farmer hails success of sh...→

Farmers urged to mark their GPS to halt spread of gadget thieves | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to mark their GPS to halt spread of gadget thieves | Press and Journal

Farmers and contractors are being told to make use of pin technology or mark their postcodes on their GPS kit to make it less attractive to criminal gangs. Read full article: Farmers urged to mark their GPS to halt ...→

Kincardine and Mearns community groups urged to bid for £70,000 funding pot before it's too late | Press and Journal

Kincardine and Mearns community groups urged to bid for £70,000 funding pot before it's too late | Press and Journal

Community groups in Kincardine and Mearns have been encouraged to bid for their share of a £70,000 pot of council cash before time runs out. Read full article: Kincardine and Mearns community groups u...→

Communities in Shetland urged to help end gender-based violence | Press and Journal

Communities in Shetland urged to help end gender-based violence | Press and Journal

Islanders are being urged to help prevent gender-based violence in Shetland after a series of incidents were highlighted online. Read full article: Communities in Shetland urged to help en...→

Douglas Ross urged to apologise for food safety remarks that left farmers fuming | Press and Journal

Douglas Ross urged to apologise for food safety remarks that left farmers fuming | Press and Journal

Douglas Ross has been accused of “misrepresenting” the National Farmers Union of Scotland’s position on US exports of chlorinated chicken and hormone-injected [...] Read full article: Douglas Ross urged to apologise for food...→

Brexit compensation for sheep farmers being explored | Press and Journal

Brexit compensation for sheep farmers being explored | Press and Journal

A compensation scheme to help sheep farmers negatively affected by Brexit is being explored by ministers. Read full article: Brexit compensation for sheep farmers be...→

Farmers urged to select marts over private sales | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to select marts over private sales | Press and Journal

Livestock farmers are being encouraged to support auction marts and choose the ring to sell stock. Read full article: Farmers urged to select marts over priva...→

Top award for father and son sheep breeders | Press and Journal

Top award for father and son sheep breeders | Press and Journal

A pair of renowned North Country Cheviot breeders have won one of the livestock industry’s most prestigious awards. Read full article: Top award for father and son sheep breed...→

BT urged to let staff work from home amid redundancy fears and potential office closure | Press and Journal

BT urged to let staff work from home amid redundancy fears and potential office closure | Press and Journal

BT has been urged to let its Aberdeen staff continue working from home, amid plans to potentially make them redundant by closing their office. Read full article: BT urged to let staff work from home ami...→

Boris urged to call off search for £100k press spokesperson - 'Waste of taxpayers money!'

Boris urged to call off search for £100k press spokesperson - 'Waste of taxpayers money!'

BORIS JOHNSON should call off the search for a new spokesperson to front daily White House-style media briefings, an Express.co.uk poll has found. Read full article: Boris urged to call off search for £100k...→

Highlanders urged to get active and clock miles for Mary’s Meals to feed hungry children | Press and Journal

Highlanders urged to get active and clock miles for Mary’s Meals to feed hungry children | Press and Journal

Highlanders are being encouraged to get active in a bid to raise funds to feed hungry children in some of the world’s poorest countries. Read full article: Highlanders urged to get active and cloc...→

Michael Gove urged to make Highland tourism 'special case' when it comes to help during coronavirus crisis | Press and Journal

Michael Gove urged to make Highland tourism 'special case' when it comes to help during coronavirus crisis | Press and Journal

Michael Gove has been urged by Highland tourism businesses to extend VAT relief and create a new scheme to tackle Brexit-related labour shortages in the hospit [...] Read full article: Michael Gove urged to make Highland tour...→

Growers urged to plan ahead for grain crop | Press and Journal

Growers urged to plan ahead for grain crop | Press and Journal

Growers are being urged to ensure they have adequate marketing plans in place for their grain this year. Read full article: Growers urged to plan ahead for grain cr...→

Students urged not to go to pubs as Covid-19 clusters continue to break out in halls of residences | Press and Journal

Students urged not to go to pubs as Covid-19 clusters continue to break out in halls of residences | Press and Journal

Students have been ordered to live under tough new guidelines amid warnings they may not be able to return home for Christmas if outbreaks at campuses are not [...] Read full article: Students urged not to go to pubs as Covi...→

27 food and drink producers in the north bag Great Taste accolades | Press and Journal

27 food and drink producers in the north bag Great Taste accolades | Press and Journal

Dozens of food and drink businesses up and down the north-east and Highlands are celebrating after gaining stars in the Great Taste awards. Read full article: 27 food and drink producers in the north...→

Farmers urged to follow Covid-19 advice or risk market closures | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to follow Covid-19 advice or risk market closures | Press and Journal

Failure to comply with Covid-19 rules at auction marts could result in market closures and the loss of thousands of pounds worth of trade. Read full article: Farmers urged to follow Covid-19 advice ...→

'Do the right thing': Rishi Sunak urged to reinvest returned furlough cash in Highlands | Press and Journal

'Do the right thing': Rishi Sunak urged to reinvest returned furlough cash in Highlands | Press and Journal

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, has been urged to plough almost £300,000 of returned furlough cash back into the Highlands. Read full article: 'Do the right thing': Rishi Sunak urged ...→

Councillors urged to audit Aberdeen schools as 40% are rated 'poor' for disabled access | Press and Journal

Councillors urged to audit Aberdeen schools as 40% are rated 'poor' for disabled access | Press and Journal

Aberdeen councillors could next week sign off on an audit of city schools to identify how disabled access can be improved. Read full article: Councillors urged to audit Aberdeen scho...→

Parents' pleas fail to sway officials as councillors urged not to bring back axed north-east school bus | Press and Journal

Parents' pleas fail to sway officials as councillors urged not to bring back axed north-east school bus | Press and Journal

Parents have accused Aberdeenshire Council of "putting children's lives in danger to save money" after officers rejected their appeals for an axed school bus s [...] Read full article: Parents' pleas fail to sway officials as...→

Local care homes urged to suspend visiting as number of cases in Highland outbreak rises | Press and Journal

Local care homes urged to suspend visiting as number of cases in Highland outbreak rises | Press and Journal

The total number of Covid-19 cases in a small pocket of the Highlands has risen to 31, with 29 linked to a local abattoir. Read full article: Local care homes urged to suspend visiti...→

Aberdeen council chief executive urged to set last minute example by scrapping need for attendance at today's meeting | Press and Journal

Aberdeen council chief executive urged to set last minute example by scrapping need for attendance at today's meeting | Press and Journal

The chief executive of Aberdeen Council has faced an 11th hour call to excuse attendance at today's first in-person meeting in nearly six months. Read full article: Aberdeen council chief executive urged t...→

Worm infections prove costly for UK livestock producers | Press and Journal

Worm infections prove costly for UK livestock producers | Press and Journal

Parasitic worm infections are costing UK livestock producers £270 million in lost production and treatment costs every year, claims a new study. Read full article: Worm infections prove costly for UK live...→

Spring barley producers facing storage headache | Press and Journal

Spring barley producers facing storage headache | Press and Journal

Around 800 spring barley producers have been told by Scotland’s biggest malting barley buyer they may have to find a way of storing 20% of their grain on farm [...] Read full article: Spring barley producers facing storage h...→

Government urged to address 'unfairness' and put young people at the forefront of decision-making processes in the future | Press and Journal

Government urged to address 'unfairness' and put young people at the forefront of decision-making processes in the future | Press and Journal

A leading children's rights group last night said pupils should have been consulted about the approach to determining exam results in advance, and must be invo [...] Read full article: Government urged to address 'unfairness'...→

Hillwalkers urged to consider bagging an Archie for namesake children‘s charity | Press and Journal

Hillwalkers urged to consider bagging an Archie for namesake children‘s charity | Press and Journal

With growing numbers taking to the great outdoors, a leading children’s charity is encouraging people to set themselves a new challenge. Read full article: Hillwalkers urged to consider bagging an...→

Youngsters urged to avoid baby swings after Scottish fire crews see rapid spike in trapped teens | Press and Journal

Fire crews across Scotland have been forced to divert their attention from emergencies to rescue trapped youngsters trying to follow a viral trend. Read full article: Youngsters urged to avoid baby swings af...→

Farming industry urged to watch new body ‘like hawks’ | Press and Journal

Farming industry urged to watch new body ‘like hawks’ | Press and Journal

Failure to prevent imports of food produced to lower standards than is allowed in the UK could push Scots farmers out of business. Read full article: Farming industry urged to watch new body...→

Townsfolk urged to take pride in Fraserburgh by lending a hand at clean up | Press and Journal

Townsfolk urged to take pride in Fraserburgh by lending a hand at clean up | Press and Journal

Townsfolk fed up with seeing Fraserburgh "turned into an eyesore" during lockdown are grabbing their bin bags to tackle the problem themselves. Read full article: Townsfolk urged to take pride in Fraserb...→

Farmers urged to point risks out to one another | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to point risks out to one another | Press and Journal

Farmers and crofters are being urged to get better at pointing out risks to each other as statistics reveal the cause of the 21 deaths on British farms last ye [...] Read full article: Farmers urged to point risks out to one ...→

Public urged against hosting their own bonfire night celebrations after cancellations of events across Scotland | Press and Journal

Public urged against hosting their own bonfire night celebrations after cancellations of events across Scotland | Press and Journal

People have been urged not to hold their own makeshift bonfire night celebrations to make up for the cancellation of major annual events across the north and n [...] Read full article: Public urged against hosting their own b...→

Students urged not to go to pubs as Covid-19 clusters continue to break out in halls of residences | Press and Journal

Students urged not to go to pubs as Covid-19 clusters continue to break out in halls of residences | Press and Journal

Students have been ordered to live under tough new guidelines amid warnings they may not be able to return home for Christmas if outbreaks at campuses are not [...] Read full article: Students urged not to go to pubs as Covi...→

Students urged to follow strict rules to prevent spread of coronavirus as hundreds forced to self-isolate in halls | Press and Journal

Students urged to follow strict rules to prevent spread of coronavirus as hundreds forced to self-isolate in halls | Press and Journal

Students are being urged to stick to the Scottish Government's lockdown rules in a bid to prevent the resurgent coronavirus pandemic from wreaking havoc across [...] Read full article: Students urged to follow strict rules to...→

27 food and drink producers in the north bag Great Taste accolades | Press and Journal

27 food and drink producers in the north bag Great Taste accolades | Press and Journal

Dozens of food and drink businesses up and down the north-east and Highlands are celebrating after gaining stars in the Great Taste awards. Read full article: 27 food and drink producers in the north...→

New test enables earlier detection of sheep scab | Press and Journal

New test enables earlier detection of sheep scab | Press and Journal

Scottish scientists have developed a new test to help farmers detect sheep scab in their flocks at an earlier stage. Read full article: New test enables earlier detection of sh...→

Farmers urged to follow Covid-19 advice or risk market closures | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to follow Covid-19 advice or risk market closures | Press and Journal

Failure to comply with Covid-19 rules at auction marts could result in market closures and the loss of thousands of pounds worth of trade. Read full article: Farmers urged to follow Covid-19 advice ...→

'Farmers paying big prices for store lambs want Brexit waters to calm' | Press and Journal

'Farmers paying big prices for store lambs want Brexit waters to calm' | Press and Journal

In the last few months it has been all quiet on the Brexit front but it exploded back on to our front pages following the publication of the UK Government’s In [...] Read full article: 'Farmers paying big prices for store lam...→

'Do the right thing': Rishi Sunak urged to reinvest returned furlough cash in Highlands | Press and Journal

'Do the right thing': Rishi Sunak urged to reinvest returned furlough cash in Highlands | Press and Journal

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, has been urged to plough almost £300,000 of returned furlough cash back into the Highlands. Read full article: 'Do the right thing': Rishi Sunak urged ...→

Inverness taxi drivers urged to 'reclaim the streets' following pandemic | Press and Journal

Independent taxi drivers in Inverness are implementing a new initiative to “reclaim the streets” in a bid to fight back from the downturn in trade during the C [...] Read full article: Inverness taxi drivers urged to 'reclaim...→

Aberdeenshire farmer hails success of sheep grazing arable trial | Press and Journal

Aberdeenshire farmer hails success of sheep grazing arable trial | Press and Journal

An Aberdeenshire farmer has seen encouraging results from introducing sheep grazing to his arable unit over the winter months. Read full article: Aberdeenshire farmer hails success of sh...→

Councillors urged to audit Aberdeen schools as 40% are rated 'poor' for disabled access | Press and Journal

Councillors urged to audit Aberdeen schools as 40% are rated 'poor' for disabled access | Press and Journal

Aberdeen councillors could next week sign off on an audit of city schools to identify how disabled access can be improved. Read full article: Councillors urged to audit Aberdeen scho...→

Farmers urged to mark their GPS to halt spread of gadget thieves | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to mark their GPS to halt spread of gadget thieves | Press and Journal

Farmers and contractors are being told to make use of pin technology or mark their postcodes on their GPS kit to make it less attractive to criminal gangs. Read full article: Farmers urged to mark their GPS to halt ...→

Parents' pleas fail to sway officials as councillors urged not to bring back axed north-east school bus | Press and Journal

Parents' pleas fail to sway officials as councillors urged not to bring back axed north-east school bus | Press and Journal

Parents have accused Aberdeenshire Council of "putting children's lives in danger to save money" after officers rejected their appeals for an axed school bus s [...] Read full article: Parents' pleas fail to sway officials as...→

Kincardine and Mearns community groups urged to bid for £70,000 funding pot before it's too late | Press and Journal

Kincardine and Mearns community groups urged to bid for £70,000 funding pot before it's too late | Press and Journal

Community groups in Kincardine and Mearns have been encouraged to bid for their share of a £70,000 pot of council cash before time runs out. Read full article: Kincardine and Mearns community groups u...→

Local care homes urged to suspend visiting as number of cases in Highland outbreak rises | Press and Journal

Local care homes urged to suspend visiting as number of cases in Highland outbreak rises | Press and Journal

The total number of Covid-19 cases in a small pocket of the Highlands has risen to 31, with 29 linked to a local abattoir. Read full article: Local care homes urged to suspend visiti...→

Communities in Shetland urged to help end gender-based violence | Press and Journal

Communities in Shetland urged to help end gender-based violence | Press and Journal

Islanders are being urged to help prevent gender-based violence in Shetland after a series of incidents were highlighted online. Read full article: Communities in Shetland urged to help en...→

Aberdeen council chief executive urged to set last minute example by scrapping need for attendance at today's meeting | Press and Journal

Aberdeen council chief executive urged to set last minute example by scrapping need for attendance at today's meeting | Press and Journal

The chief executive of Aberdeen Council has faced an 11th hour call to excuse attendance at today's first in-person meeting in nearly six months. Read full article: Aberdeen council chief executive urged t...→

Douglas Ross urged to apologise for food safety remarks that left farmers fuming | Press and Journal

Douglas Ross urged to apologise for food safety remarks that left farmers fuming | Press and Journal

Douglas Ross has been accused of “misrepresenting” the National Farmers Union of Scotland’s position on US exports of chlorinated chicken and hormone-injected [...] Read full article: Douglas Ross urged to apologise for food...→

Brexit compensation for sheep farmers being explored | Press and Journal

Brexit compensation for sheep farmers being explored | Press and Journal

A compensation scheme to help sheep farmers negatively affected by Brexit is being explored by ministers. Read full article: Brexit compensation for sheep farmers be...→

Worm infections prove costly for UK livestock producers | Press and Journal

Worm infections prove costly for UK livestock producers | Press and Journal

Parasitic worm infections are costing UK livestock producers £270 million in lost production and treatment costs every year, claims a new study. Read full article: Worm infections prove costly for UK live...→

Spring barley producers facing storage headache | Press and Journal

Spring barley producers facing storage headache | Press and Journal

Around 800 spring barley producers have been told by Scotland’s biggest malting barley buyer they may have to find a way of storing 20% of their grain on farm [...] Read full article: Spring barley producers facing storage h...→

Farmers urged to select marts over private sales | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to select marts over private sales | Press and Journal

Livestock farmers are being encouraged to support auction marts and choose the ring to sell stock. Read full article: Farmers urged to select marts over priva...→

Government urged to address 'unfairness' and put young people at the forefront of decision-making processes in the future | Press and Journal

Government urged to address 'unfairness' and put young people at the forefront of decision-making processes in the future | Press and Journal

A leading children's rights group last night said pupils should have been consulted about the approach to determining exam results in advance, and must be invo [...] Read full article: Government urged to address 'unfairness'...→

Top award for father and son sheep breeders | Press and Journal

Top award for father and son sheep breeders | Press and Journal

A pair of renowned North Country Cheviot breeders have won one of the livestock industry’s most prestigious awards. Read full article: Top award for father and son sheep breed...→

Hillwalkers urged to consider bagging an Archie for namesake children‘s charity | Press and Journal

Hillwalkers urged to consider bagging an Archie for namesake children‘s charity | Press and Journal

With growing numbers taking to the great outdoors, a leading children’s charity is encouraging people to set themselves a new challenge. Read full article: Hillwalkers urged to consider bagging an...→

BT urged to let staff work from home amid redundancy fears and potential office closure | Press and Journal

BT urged to let staff work from home amid redundancy fears and potential office closure | Press and Journal

BT has been urged to let its Aberdeen staff continue working from home, amid plans to potentially make them redundant by closing their office. Read full article: BT urged to let staff work from home ami...→

Youngsters urged to avoid baby swings after Scottish fire crews see rapid spike in trapped teens | Press and Journal

Fire crews across Scotland have been forced to divert their attention from emergencies to rescue trapped youngsters trying to follow a viral trend. Read full article: Youngsters urged to avoid baby swings af...→

Boris urged to call off search for £100k press spokesperson - 'Waste of taxpayers money!'

Boris urged to call off search for £100k press spokesperson - 'Waste of taxpayers money!'

BORIS JOHNSON should call off the search for a new spokesperson to front daily White House-style media briefings, an Express.co.uk poll has found. Read full article: Boris urged to call off search for £100k...→

Farming industry urged to watch new body ‘like hawks’ | Press and Journal

Farming industry urged to watch new body ‘like hawks’ | Press and Journal

Failure to prevent imports of food produced to lower standards than is allowed in the UK could push Scots farmers out of business. Read full article: Farming industry urged to watch new body...→

Highlanders urged to get active and clock miles for Mary’s Meals to feed hungry children | Press and Journal

Highlanders urged to get active and clock miles for Mary’s Meals to feed hungry children | Press and Journal

Highlanders are being encouraged to get active in a bid to raise funds to feed hungry children in some of the world’s poorest countries. Read full article: Highlanders urged to get active and cloc...→

Michael Gove urged to make Highland tourism 'special case' when it comes to help during coronavirus crisis | Press and Journal

Michael Gove urged to make Highland tourism 'special case' when it comes to help during coronavirus crisis | Press and Journal

Michael Gove has been urged by Highland tourism businesses to extend VAT relief and create a new scheme to tackle Brexit-related labour shortages in the hospit [...] Read full article: Michael Gove urged to make Highland tour...→

Townsfolk urged to take pride in Fraserburgh by lending a hand at clean up | Press and Journal

Townsfolk urged to take pride in Fraserburgh by lending a hand at clean up | Press and Journal

Townsfolk fed up with seeing Fraserburgh "turned into an eyesore" during lockdown are grabbing their bin bags to tackle the problem themselves. Read full article: Townsfolk urged to take pride in Fraserb...→

Growers urged to plan ahead for grain crop | Press and Journal

Growers urged to plan ahead for grain crop | Press and Journal

Growers are being urged to ensure they have adequate marketing plans in place for their grain this year. Read full article: Growers urged to plan ahead for grain cr...→

Farmers urged to point risks out to one another | Press and Journal

Farmers urged to point risks out to one another | Press and Journal

Farmers and crofters are being urged to get better at pointing out risks to each other as statistics reveal the cause of the 21 deaths on British farms last ye [...] Read full article: Farmers urged to point risks out to one ...→