SASA in the media

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Below are links to articles concerning SASA mainly in the online media

 

2018

Blackleg in potatoes and the reasons why
Scottish Farmer
12 April 2018

Red Kite death appeal
Scottish Farmer
11 April 2018

Two guilty of wildlife crime at Loch Earn
Oban Times
10 April 2018

New focus on Scottish plant health
Farmers Guardian
6 April 2018, p. 26

Police appeal after protected bird of prey poisoned
BBC News, Scotland
5 April 2018

Bird killer sought after red kite found poisoned to death
STV News
5 April 2018

Banned pesticide found at Highlands walking area after dog death
Scotsman
23 March 2018

Pesticide that killed farm dog identified
BBC News, Scotland
23 March 2018

How reliable are Potato Cyst Nematode (PCN) tests?
PotatoPRO.com
18 March 2018

Strong yields for GB potato seed in Kenya
Scottish Farmer
4 March 2018

British seed potatoes impress in Kenyan trials
Farmers Guardian
27 February 2018

British seed potatoes show high yields in Kenyan trials
PotatoPRO.com
25 February 2018

Centre of Expertise will strengthen Scotland’s fight against disease
Scottish Farmer
24 February 2018, page 35

ScotGov funds co-ordinated approach to crop disease
Scottish Farmer
23 February 2018

GB potato seeds in Kenya produce strong yields
Scottish Farmer
22 February 2018

PCN levels set to soar
Scottish Farmer
21 February 2018

Scotland launches plant health centre to strengthen crop resilience
FarmingUK
21 February 2018

Scottish plant health centre launched
Farmers Guardian
19 February 2018

GB potato seeds triple yields in Kenya
Fresh Produce Journal
12 February 2018

Scottish seed potatoes flourish in Kenyan heat
Press & Journal
10 February 2018

British potato seed produces strong yields in Kenyan trials
AgriLand
9 February 2018

New "virtual centre" for Scottish plant and tree health launched
Horticulture Week
2 February 2018

Highlighting wildlife crime
Vet Times
8 January 2018
 

2017

Latest pesticide usage published
Scottish Farmer
4 November 2017

Reports reveal less dependence on pesticides in Scotland
The Herald
2 November 2017

Monitoring aphids key to BYDV control
Farmers Guardian
18 October 2017

AHDB Exports present at Potato Europe as it expands its mandate to fresh potatoes and potato products
PotatoPRO.com
11 September 2017

'Substantial' potato export deals expected
Scottish Farmer
6 September 2017

Scottish seed exporters target Brazil
Scottish Farmer
23 August 2017

Brazil seed potato deal revealed at Potatoes in Practice
Press and Journal
19 August 2017

Seed sector battles with blackleg
The Herald
18 August 2017

Seed sector battles with blackleg
Scottish Farmer
18 August 2017

New research project to get to the root of blackleg problem
Farmers Guardian
18 August 2017 issue, page 25

Shift in PCN dynamics
Farmers Guardian
18 August 2017 issue, page 26

Scottish seed potato exporters set to increase tonnage to Brazil and Kenya
PotatoPro.com
12 August 2017

Scottish Potato Industry unites to fund major Blackleg Research project
PotatoPro.com
12 August 2017

Potato industry unites to fund blackleg research
Fresh Plaza
11 August 2017

Scottish seed exporters set to increase tonnage to Brazil and Kenya
Farming Monthly
11 August 2017

British potato industry unites to take on blackleg disease
Potato News Today
10 August 2017

British seed exporters set to increase tonnage to Brazil and Kenya
FarmingUK
10 August 2017

Scottish potato seed exporters set to increase tonnage to Brazil and Kenya
Potato News Today
10 August 2017

Scottish seed exporters set to increase tonnage to Brazil and Kenya
Agronomist & Arable farmer
10 August 2017

Virus vector confirmed in Scottish blueberries
Horticulture Week
24 July 2017

British potatoes put roots down in Africa
Farmer's Weekly (Zambia)
6 July 2017

Beech trees are native to Scotland, say scientists
STV News
4 July 2017

Beech trees really do have roots deep in Scotland
The Herald
4 July 2017

Beech trees are native to Scotland, scientists find
The Scotsman
4 July 2017

Beech trees are native species in Scotland, scientists conclude
The Courier
4 July 2017

Beech trees are native species in Scotland, scientists conclude
The Press & Journal
4 July 2017

Research shows beech trees are native to Scotland
Pro Arb
4 July 2017

Beech trees native to Scotland after all, scientists discover
Phys.Org
4 July 2017

Beech trees native to Scotland after all, scientists discover
Bioengineer.org
4 July 2017

Potato virus pressure highest in 10 years
FarmingUK
27 June 2017

Scottish seed potatoes thriving in Kenya
Scottish Farmer
26 June 2017

Scottish seed potato success in Kenya
Press and Journal
21 June 2017

Scottish potato exporters eyeing new market in Kenya
The Scotsman
20 June 2017

Export opportunities: High hopes for British seed potatoes in Kenya
FarmingUK
20 June 2017

High hopes for British seed potatoes in Kenya
FreshPlaza
19 June 2017

Science closes in on wildlife crime
Scotland on Sunday
10 June 2017

Partnership boosts wildlife forensic capability
Police Professional
7 June 2017

Wildlife Forensics Development Programme being unveiled
The Scotsman
7 June 2017

CSI Wildlife experts gather
Scottish Farmer
7 June 2017

DNA tests proves Stonehaven chip shop sells the real thing
Evening Express
24 April 2017

1 in 3 Scottish farmers blame neonicotinoid ban for rapeseed crop damage
FarmingUK.com
1 March 2017

One third of Scottish farmers blame neonicotinoid ban for crop damage
Press and Journal
24 February 2017

Police hunt after raiders steal thousands of tea plants from first Scottish plantation
The Herald
8 February 2017

Tea leaves target Scottish plantation
Daily Express
7 February 2017

And finally... police hunt tea-leaf
Scottish Legal News
7 February 2017

Scottish expert describes challenges of widespread PCN infestation
Capital Press
23 January 2017