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17/12/14 14:30

Rural support update

Further details available from the Scottish Government.

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16/12/14 20:24

Fish talks conclude in Brussels

Quota gains will help implementation of ‘challenging but transformational’ discard ban.

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15/12/14 16:39

Call for EU CAP simplification

Rural Affairs Secretary also pushes EU Commission to speed up approval of new rural development programmes.

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12/12/14 11:01

Scottish Beef Scheme Deadline

Farmers encouraged to submit payment applications immediately.

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05/12/14 13:50

Rural Payments and Services

Final preparations for launch of new online system.

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01/12/14 00:01

Festive farm payments

Christmas cheer for more than 16,000 Scottish farmers.

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19/11/14 12:00

Dairy Hub launch

Dairy Hub launch: Dairy Hub launch

Support for Scotland’s dairy industry.

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17/11/14 18:07

Avian influenza vigilance urged

Scotland’s Rural Affairs Secretary comments after English case confirmed.

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13/11/14 11:51

A new Chief Agricultural Officer for Scotland

Rural Affairs Secretary confirms appointment.

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12/11/14 16:00

Farm funding update

Further information on CAP implementation.

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