Making Woodland Work for You: Exploring forestry opportunities on farm
Making Woodland Work for You
Exploring forestry opportunities on farm
Tuesday 8 October, The Grey Horse Inn, Balerno, Midlothian 12.30–4.30pm
A practical day exploring the benefits of planting and managing trees on your land, including:
- Visit to Easter Bavelaw Farm, where sheep farmers Graham and Becci Barr have recently planted 90,000 trees
- Benefits of woodland for animal welfare
- Trees as an investment and timber crop
- Funding for woodland creation
- Speakers: Mark Hamilton, Landscape Services; Scottish Forestry; Scottish Woodlands; Clydesdale Bank; SAC Consulting
Free of charge to farmers, land managers and foresters. Lunch is included.
Booking is required.
For more information call Jane on 0131 370 8150 or email.
This event is being run on behalf of Central Conservancy, Scottish Forestry.
Funding comes from the SRDP Knowledge Transfer and Innovation Fund (jointly funded by the Scottish Government and the European Union), with partner funding from Quality Meat Scotland, Scottish Forestry, Innovative Farmers and The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation