Scottish parliament building(c) Peter Barritt / Robert Harding/REX
Scottish farming leaders say something “needs to give” as farmers and agents are spending days battling with the country’s new multi-million-pound rural payments computer system. Unscheduled breaks for maintenance and unexpected complexity in completing applications have frustrated farmers and agents and led to appeals for an extension to the deadline for completing Single Application Forms (SAF). See also: Rural Payments Agency to reveal paper-based BPS decision After two days of complaints from members, NFU Scotland (NFUS) president Allan Bowie said: […]
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