MSP welcomes dairy action plan

Banffshire and Buchan Coast MSP Stewart Stevenson has welcomed the Scottish Government’s five-point action plan
to help tackle the current pricing crisis in the dairy industry and find better ways to support Scotland’s dairy farmers.

The action plan was unveiled by the Rural Affairs Secretary, Richard Lochhead following a meeting with representatives of NFU Scotland and he has also called for a dairy summit with his UK and Welsh counterparts in
advance of the Royal Welsh Show.

The MSP said: “The Rural Secretary is working hard to find a solution that meets the needs of our farmers and helps them to continue in business.”