Cheviot ewe with twin lambs© Food and Drink/REX/Shutterstock
The Scottish government has come under fire for another blunder in its farm support system that could affect hundreds of farmers and crofters. Letters have been issued outlining payments under a new national loan scheme, which has been set up due to problems with the £178m IT system for delivering direct payments. The £300m loan scheme is being offered to about 17,000 of the 18,300 farmers and crofters who have applied to 2016 CAP support schemes. See also: £300m loan pot […]
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