23 Feb 2023
Scottish Governments new farm payment scheme will support better livestock health and welfare
A news article in The Herald discusses how the British Veterinary Association in Scotland has welcomed the new farm payment scheme that is being brought in by the Scottish Government to support sustainable agriculture. Farmers and crofters who rear cattle and sheep will be able to claim a £250 payment for veterinary health and welfare interventions from summer 2023. Romain Pizzi, BVA Scotland president, said “The Scottish Government’s new farm payment scheme will support better livestock health and welfare in Scotland and provide opportunities for vets to further engage with farmers.” Read more.