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Strathpeffer agricultural apprentice shortlisted for major national award

Strathpeffer agricultural apprentice shortlisted for major national award

Strathpeffer agricultural apprentice shortlisted for major national award

Having been brought up to help within the family business, I had many opportunities to repair and maintain land-based machinery.


LUCY BEATTIE: Crofting a crucial local player amid global challenges

LUCY BEATTIE: Crofting a crucial local player amid global challenges

LUCY BEATTIE: Crofting a crucial local player amid global challenges

New Ross-shire Journal columnist Lucy Beattie from Wester Ross discusses the importance of local crofting amid global challenges.


Dingwall auction firm's decision to withdraw livestock sales from island mart 'not taken lightly'

Dingwall auction firm's decision to withdraw livestock sales from island mart 'not taken lightly'

Dingwall auction firm's decision to withdraw livestock sales from island mart 'not taken lightly'

Dingwall and Highland Marts will no longer provide auctioneering services to the North Uist mart.


Ross-shire tractor run set to illuminate seven communities

Ross-shire tractor run set to illuminate seven communities

Ross-shire tractor run set to illuminate seven communities

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.


Farmers, crofters and land managers encouraged to join the 2024 Big Farmland Bird Count

Farmers, crofters and land managers encouraged to join the 2024 Big Farmland Bird Count

Farmers, crofters and land managers encouraged to join the 2024 Big Farmland Bird Count

People living and working in rural areas including Caithness are being encouraged to join the Big Farmland Bird Count (BFBC) next year.


MOWI selects first salmon eggs for new Lochbroom broodstock facility

MOWI selects first salmon eggs for new Lochbroom broodstock facility

MOWI selects first salmon eggs for new Lochbroom broodstock facility

Mowi have come back with an update on the development of their new Little Lochbroom broodstock facility.


Record books 'obliterated' at Highland ladies show at Dingwall Mart

Record books 'obliterated' at Highland ladies show at Dingwall Mart

Record books 'obliterated' at Highland ladies show at Dingwall Mart

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'.


NICK NAIRN: My one simple tip for stress-free Christmas cooking

NICK NAIRN: My one simple tip for stress-free Christmas cooking

NICK NAIRN: My one simple tip for stress-free Christmas cooking

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.


Could this fish dish be your 'alternative 'Christmas Day show-stopper'?

Could this fish dish be your 'alternative 'Christmas Day show-stopper'?

Could this fish dish be your 'alternative 'Christmas Day show-stopper'?

The firm has a processing plant in Dingwall which prepares premium salmon for outlets around the world.


£1.2m Ross-shire river restoration project aims to have widespread trickle down impact

£1.2m Ross-shire river restoration project aims to have widespread trickle down impact

£1.2m Ross-shire river restoration project aims to have widespread trickle down impact

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.


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