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Scottish farmers will receive €70m less in direct support than they did in 2013 when payments begin next month, the Scottish government has announced. The cut is a direct result of the budget deal hammered out in 2013 by Heads of State, the European Parliament and the European Commission. And, according to NFU Scotland (NFUS), many farmers will not have anticipated the lower payments. Many farmers will not have anticipated the lower payments, according to NFU Scotland (NFUS). Union chief […]
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