Silage Surprise

Will your 2016 silage be a succulent starting point for your livestock rations or a not-so-sweet roughage to chew through the winter? With livestock farmers up and down the country now looking to sample and assess the quality of silage in bale-stacks, pits and ag-bags, the AgriScot team are calling for producers to share their…

Are You Positive About Sheep?

The main lamb sale season is in full swing throughout Scotland and tupping time, when the foundations are laid for next year’s crop, is just around the corner With thoughts very much focussed on how sheep flocks up and down the country have performed in the past twelve months, now is the ideal time to…

Top Twenty Dairy Farms Announced

The top twenty Scottish dairy farms in the running for the 2016 Cogent Breeding Ltd AgriScot Scottish Dairy Farm of the Year award have been announced. The traditional dairy heartland in the south-west once again dominates the top 20 list, however the rest of Scotland is well represented with farms from Aberdeenshire, Midlothian, the Borders,…