5:57am Thursday 23rd October 2014
5:21am Thursday 23rd October 2014
5:18am Thursday 23rd October 2014
4:37am Thursday 23rd October 2014
FATHER and daughter Godfrey and Alison Haygarth, of Aigden Farm, Wigglesworth, emerged victorious at the Dalesbred Sheep Breeders’ Association’s annual show and sale of shearling and aged rams at Skipton Auction Mart on Tuesday.
4:35am Thursday 23rd October 2014
4:33am Thursday 23rd October 2014
3:57am Thursday 23rd October 2014
3:19am Thursday 23rd October 2014
3:06am Friday 17th October 2014
ART lovers gathered at The Angel in Hetton for the preview of the inn's first Art in the Bar exhibition, with work from Masham artist Ian Scott Massie, and the launch of a paperback written by Mr Scott Massie called The Dale of Angels, featuring stories from the local area, with added walks and recipes using local ingredients. Mr Scott Massie's exhibition runs until January 11, with displays by different artists due to continue until January 2017.
5:02pm Thursday 16th October 2014
5:02pm Thursday 16th October 2014
A WELL-BRED pedigree British Blue bull called Littlebank Hercules proved the heavyweight performer in the sale ring, selling for a high of 3,900gns at Skipton Auction Mart’s annual autumn pedigree event for beef breeding cattle.
4:59pm Thursday 16th October 2014
4:56pm Thursday 16th October 2014
6:51am Thursday 16th October 2014
CRAVEN hill farmer John Henderson will give an insight into his experiences during more than 30 years of share farming when he takes to the stage at this year’s Northern Farming Conference at Hexham on Wednesday, November 12.
3:53am Thursday 16th October 2014
3:48am Thursday 16th October 2014
WILDFLOWERS experts and farmers from Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria played host to a Baltic study tour group, showcasing some of the pioneering work taking place locally to help protect and restore wildflower habitats.
2:50am Thursday 16th October 2014
7:12am Saturday 11th October 2014
6:37am Saturday 11th October 2014
6:10am Friday 10th October 2014
6:37am Thursday 9th October 2014
7:31am Thursday 9th October 2014
6:13am Thursday 9th October 2014
5:29am Thursday 9th October 2014
4:34am Thursday 9th October 2014
SWALEDALE females had their annual show and sale day at Skipton Auction Mart, with the entry of 3,579 head selling at an overall average price of £121.44 per head, £29.47 up on last year’s corresponding fixture.
4:33am Thursday 9th October 2014
3:36am Thursday 9th October 2014
3:06am Thursday 9th October 2014
3:00am Thursday 9th October 2014
2:59am Thursday 9th October 2014
7:58am Thursday 2nd October 2014
6:07am Thursday 2nd October 2014
4:56am Thursday 2nd October 2014
THE North Craven Smearsett flock of WA and A Booth was again in championship-winning form when responsible for the victorious pen of ten at the second annual ewe lamb show and sale for members of the North of England Mule Sheep Association (NEMSA) at Skipton Auction Mart.
3:54am Thursday 2nd October 2014
3:53am Thursday 2nd October 2014
2:53am Thursday 2nd October 2014
WITH 6,105 prime sheep on parade at Skipton Auction Mart’s weekly Monday sale, all vendors were well rewarded with an increase in trade prior to the ethnic festival of Eid al-Adha due to take place later in the week.
7:56am Saturday 27th September 2014
7:11am Thursday 25th September 2014
5:37am Thursday 25th September 2014
4:36am Thursday 25th September 2014
3:37am Thursday 25th September 2014
A RAM lamb from Procters Farm in Slaidburn was crowned male and overall supreme champion at the 33rd annual two-day show and sale of pedigree rams and females staged by Northern Area Texel Sheep Breeders Association at Skipton Auction Mart.
3:36am Thursday 25th September 2014
3:09am Thursday 25th September 2014
FARMERS facing major changes to the way that subsidies are paid by the government are being offered specialist advice to make sure that they are properly prepared for the new scheme which comes into place on January 1 next year.
6:19am Friday 19th September 2014
7:19am Thursday 18th September 2014
5:53am Thursday 18th September 2014
4:38am Thursday 18th September 2014
4:33am Thursday 18th September 2014
A BACK-TO-BACK championship double was secured by the Smearsett flock of North Craven’s WA and A Booth at the big opening annual ewe lamb show and sale for members of the North of England Mule Sheep Association (NEMSA) at Skipton Auction Mart.
6:42am Friday 12th September 2014
AS oil and gas gets ever more expensive - and the time when it runs out draws ever closer - how the country moves towards more sustainable energy is at the forefront of scientific and political thinking.