Announcements rss

Margaret (Meg) Moffat : Acknowledgement

Published in the Galloway Gazette on 08 November 2013

Bettie Wilson : Obituary

Published in the Galloway Gazette on 08 November 2013

Nancy Flannigan : Obituary

Published in the Galloway Gazette on 08 November 2013

Carson Lupton : Obituary

Published in the Galloway Gazette on 08 November 2013

Andy Shiells : Thanks

Published in the Galloway Gazette on 01 November 2013

Local Businesses rss

Floodbank restoration scheme

Details on how to apply to the Scottish Government’s floodbank restoration scheme have been announced with NFU Scotland encouraging flood-hit farmers to apply to the £1 million fund.

Rupert Shaw (second right) with Regional Chairman Gary Mitchell (second left) NFUS President, Allan Bowie (left) and Vice President Andrew McCornick (right)

New vice-chairman for region

Following a packed regional NFUS AGM, held in Douglas Arms, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway Region has elected a new Vice Chairman.

Farm markets

AYR – MONDAY 18th JANUARY 2016

First sale of 2016 at Ayr market

Messrs Craig Wilson Ltd, sold 301 Store Cattle at their first sale of 2016 last Thursday, a mixed show for quality sold cheaper on the year.

No fall in prices in the farming market

CKD Galbraith, Scotland’s leading rural consultancy, announced today that firm’s farm sales for 2015 showed significant growth over the previous year.

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