With the future of trade between the UK and Ireland hanging in the balance after Brexit, Alex Black spoke to Enterprise Ireland’s Deirdre McPartlin about why the UK market was so important to agricultural firms
Highly advance and accurate technology is being trialled as part of an SRUC project, after livestock scientists were awarded £337,000 of funding to undertake the work from the Biological Sciences Research Council.
With the show ground at Ingliston basking in sunlight, manufacturers from far and wide showed their wares, tailored to the Scottish livestock and arable farmers. Alex rounds up what was at the Royal Highland Show.
Since its launch in 1987 the evolution of Case IH’s Magnum tractor has predominantly seen it get bigger and more powerful. However, as it gears up for the digital age, the latest incarnation is much more technology focused.