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

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


Your Soil: making it work for you

26 November 2015

Ardshiel Hotel, Campbeltown 

A practical evening meeting with James Bretherton, Agscope , looking at the most vital asset on your farm: SOIL. Knowing what you’ve got & how to help increase its productivity. Discussing soil analy...

Feeding Silage to Pigs: pork tasting session

02 December 2015

Queen Margaret University, Musselburgh

A pork tasting morning session to compare the taste of pork from pigs that have been fed a standard ration compared to pigs fed on an alternative ration containing silage. Does an alternative ration ...