7 July 1995

Scots go for 40%

THE SCOTTISH NFU has suggested a royalty rate of 40% on farm-saved seed.

Cereals chairman David Jack won union council approval on Wednesday to push for a 40% rate – 10% higher than that proposed by the NFU of England and Wales.

&#8226 Scottish NFU president John Ross has announced that he will not seek re-election.

at the unions annual meeting next March.