While voicing 'deep regret' over the decision the group floated a possible 'slow track' approach for future consideration over a longer timeframe.
The Greens MSP says 'I am actively advocating for the establishment of a dedicated degree-level course in horticulture and business skills.'
Having been brought up to help within the family business, I had many opportunities to repair and maintain land-based machinery.
New Ross-shire Journal columnist Lucy Beattie from Wester Ross discusses the importance of local crofting amid global challenges.
Dingwall and Highland Marts will no longer provide auctioneering services to the North Uist mart.
An illuminated charity tractor run is set to brighten up multiple towns across Ross-shire as they prepare to enter the new year, this Saturday.
People living and working in rural areas including Caithness are being encouraged to join the Big Farmland Bird Count (BFBC) next year.
Mowi have come back with an update on the development of their new Little Lochbroom broodstock facility.
The record books were 'obliterated' at a Dingwall and Highland Marts event which was declared 'the best show of sheep to have ever graced the ring'.
This foresight not only minimises last-minute chaos but also allows you to savour the cooking process and enjoy the festivities with your loved ones.
The firm has a processing plant in Dingwall which prepares premium salmon for outlets around the world.
An iconic Ross-shire river will be at the heart of a £1.2million restoration project aiming to revive its fortunes and that of its wildlife.