New developments in technology that may be of use to farmers were on display at the Westmorland Show Ground today.
One of the main talking points is the fairly new virus which can cause still births in lambs and calfs and is spreading north through the UK.
The Schmallenberg Virus was first discovered in continental Europe two years ago.Andy Burn has sent this report.
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TV stunt horses have kick started the popular Galloway Country Fair at Drumlanrig Castle Estate.
Showers ease Saturday evening, leading to a cooler night but clearer, drier start on Sunday. More unsettled for the new week
It is 'allotment week'. Never one to miss an opportunity - Ross has dodged the showers and headed off to his for this weekend's forecast.