Integrating woodlands on your farm – walk and talk event!

An informative walk and talk event at SRUC’s Kirkton farm on woodland creation opportunities for farmers

About this event

Want to find out about woodland creation opportunities for your farmholding? Join us for a ‘walk and talk’ event at SRUC’s Kirton farm, with input from SRUC’s John Holland, Lyn White (Scottish Forestry), Malcolm Young (SAC Forestry Consultant) and local farmers. We will visit and discuss existing woodland creation schemes, including native and riparian schemes and a small-scale agroforestry scheme, and hear about the support and guidance available for farmers undertaking schemes from Scottish Forestry and SAC consulting and some experiences of undertaking recent schemes.

Join us for an enjoyable day of outdoor discussion about woodland creation opportunities for farmers. We will meet at 14.00 at SRUC’s Kirkton farm. Please bring good footwear and waterproofs! This event is free and open to all!

Need more information?

To find out more about this event contact Rob McMorran at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) on 0131 535 4268 (or email: This event is being run by Scotland’s Rural College with funding from SEFARI and the Scottish Funding Council (University Innovation Fund) and the support of Scottish Forestry and the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park Authority.

Other events in this series

Woodland creation in Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park (webinar) 15th September

How to generate income from woodland carbon (webinar) 20th October