Farmer Gary Mitchell with his dairy herdGary Mitchell © Robert Smith
After 10 NFU Scotland hustings meetings in nine days, I’m not sure if I have travel or altitude sickness or whether it’s just nerves. All I know is that it will take a few days to recover and refocus on being a farmer again. The diversity of Scotland’s landscape over short distances, especially in Aberdeenshire, is remarkable. While travelling, it seemed as if I was in the arable basin one minute and on the Cairn O’Mount at 455m above sea level the next. It […]