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Slight dip in Scottish farmland prices

Farmland prices in Scotland fell slightly during the second half of 2012, according to the latest RICS Rural Land Market Survey. The figures reveal that the average price per acre for farmland in Scotland dropped £156 to £3,750 during the second half of 2012. Despite this, demand for commercial land in Scotland remained high in… Read more »

MEPs shape EU farm policy reform

Members of the European Parliament last week set out their negotiating position for forthcoming talks with EU member states on farm policy, warning that the policy must make “greening” measures mandatory but flexible, and help farmers to cope with market challenges. “We have struck a proper balance between food security and improved environmental protection, so… Read more »