New Entrants to Farming Gathering 2020

The seventh annual gathering for the FAS New Entrants to Farming will be held to inform and inspire people entering the agricultural industry.  This is a free event open to all with an interest in the future of Scottish Agriculture.   Lunch is also provided.


10.30Tea/coffee bacon rolls and registration
11.00Chair's welcome and introduction
Kirsten Williams, SAC Consulting
11.15Beef to Gin
Jenny McKerr, The Wee Farm Distillery
11.35Making the best of what you have
Duncan McConchie, Laggan Outdoor Activity Centre
11.55Financing your Future
Rodney Wallace, HSBC
12.15Panel for above speakers (chaired by Robert Ramsay)
12.30Lunch and Networking
13.30She Who Dares Farms
Hannah Jackson, The Red Shepherdess
14.10Embracing opportunities
Andrew Wells, Director of Property, Crown Estate Scotland
14.40Current Affairs and shaping business around change
Steven Thomson, SRUC (& SEFARI Gateway)
15.00Panel of above speakers (chaired by Robert Ramsay)
15.15Chair's summary and close


Bookings are no longer available for this event.