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Fergus Ewing MSP
SNP Member of the Scottish Parliament for Inverness & Nairn. Scottish Government Cabinet Secretary for Rural Economy. Email - Fergus.ewing.msp@parliament.scot
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Fergus Ewing MSP 4h
In particular I want to pay tribute to Jim McLaren while chair of for never letting this one go until we succeeded! It is worth nearly £2 million a year extra to our sector so had been worth fighting for!
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It is only right that the levy bodies have the ability to repatriate levy monies across borders and I congratulate the industry on their tireless efforts in persuading the UK Government on the need to deliver this change.
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Fergus Ewing MSP 4h
I am delighted at long last to secure an agreement to repatriate the red meat levy, which will undoubtedly benefit our livestock industry.
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Scottish Government Nov 11
Today Scotland remembers those who gave their lives in the First World War and subsequent conflicts.
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BBC South Scotland Nov 8
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"The south of Scotland is renowned for the quality of its textiles industries and it is important that we invest in that excellence for the future," says of the plans in the Scottish Borders.
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BBC South Scotland Nov 8
Top of the textiles - the plan to create a centre of excellence in the industry in Hawick by early next year
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Paul Wheelhouse MSP🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Nov 8
Delighted with this boost for Hawick & Textiles sector in the Borders & Scotland! Well done to & ! 👏😀
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Forestry Commission Nov 5
. visited earlier today as part of the . He said the work of FR is highly valued by the Scottish forestry sector and Scottish Government.
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REC Committee Nov 5
Last week the Committee received an agriculture update from the Cabinet Secretary for the Rural Economy , read the official report here -
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Sarah Skerratt Nov 6
Absolutely *amazing* Joyce showing us her "work colleagues" who mean everything to her 🐶. She's telling us about power of social media 🤳for giving her a voice, expanding her brand, combined with being embedded in her local community.
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Scot Gov Greener Nov 7
✉️ Read the letter from to proposing further amendments to the UK Agriculture Bill, with a specific focus on funding guarantee and produce standards post
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Scot Gov Greener Oct 31
The Salmon Interactions Working Group met today for the first time to examine the interactions between farmed and wild salmon, and make recommendations on how any associated impacts can be minimised:
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Scot Gov Greener Nov 1
. was at the annual dinner last night, where he reiterated the Scottish Government's approach to ensuring the best outcome for Scottish fishermen in forthcoming negotiations
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Fergus Ewing MSP Oct 31
I am delighted that they have now approved this facility. I share their concerns about the Funicular but also their determination to make all progress possible on Cairngorm with a view to ensuring skiing will take place on the mountain this winter.
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Fergus Ewing MSP Oct 31
I have been working closely with HIE for which I have oversight responsibilities within the Scottish Government and in particular encouraging them over the past year to assist in the enablement of use of snow making equipment.
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Fergus Ewing MSP Oct 29
I am concerned about events at Cairngorm and in close contact with HIE. I am determined that we find a solution to enable skiing this season and a secure future for snow sports.
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Scottish Affairs Committee Oct 28
On Tuesday we are hearing from as part of our Agriculture Bill inquiry. Watch live here:
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WestSoundNews Oct 25
🎥 WATCH 🎥 A new bill’s being published at Holyrood today promising more jobs for Dumfries and Galloway. Rural Economy Secretary says its a big investment:
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Fergus Ewing MSP Oct 25
A reminder that I will be holding constituency surgeries in Grantown-On-Spey, Nairn and Inverness tomorrow. Please do come along or get in touch with me should there be anything that I can assist you with. Details on my website:
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Royal Blind Oct 25
We’re pleased visited our exhibition in Holyrood today to discuss the work of the charity and our 225 year history of providing support to people with vision impairment.
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