Programme of events

All events are free of charge to primary producers (farmers/crofters/growers) & £60.00 plus VAT to others.

Future Proofing Scotland's Farming (FPSF)
Places are limited and booking is essential for all events so that lunch and resource packs can be provided. Call Lyn on 07899 791 748 or email  lwhite@soilassociation.org

Scottish Farming Innovation Network (SFIN)
These are half day events. Please note that places are limited as group size will be restricted, therefore booking is required. Call Colleen on 0131 666 2474 or email cmcculloch@soilassociation.org

 

Getting the most from Farm Woodland (SFIN)

05 November 2014

Ruthven Farm, Glenlivet

A chance to take part in a practical morning and tour of Ruthven Farm where farmer Jim Simmons will explain how his business stands to benefits from planned, newly planted and established woodlands, ...

Trees: a Valuable Resource. Woodland Management and Biomass (FPSF)

26 November 2014

Newton Stewart

A practical day looking at trees: from planting and pruning to processing; how to manage existing woodland; opportunities for selling wood and wood fuel; what you need to know to commission a boiler;...

Assessing Your Potential: Farm Woodland Creation & Management (SFIN)

05 December 2014

Overburns Farm, Scottish Borders

This practical afternoon event will identify the on-farm opportunities for costs, savings and income options which could be generated by managing existing woodland and planting new woodland. As well ...