Fresh fiasco as farm loan offers use wrong information
Yesterday couldn’t have been a good day for the Scottish Government’s rural division.
For, just as it was being widely accused of being asleep at the wheel over its attempt to stamp out slipper farmers and some of its top civil servants were being taken to task by the Scottish Parliament’s audit committee over the failings and runaway cost of the new computer supposed to handle farm support payments, another major blunder was revealed.
The Scottish Government saw the car-crash that this would have had on the rural economy Scott Walker This third leg of the triple whammy emerged when it... read more
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