The sixth 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. The agenda includes successful new entrants, businesses who have added value, those who have found alternative routes into the industry, as well as industry professionals.
To book your place please complete the form below or contact Val Angus at SAC Consulting, St Boswells 01835 823322 or email Val.Angus@sac.co.uk
Lunch will be provided
|10.30||Tea/coffee and registration|
|11.00||Chair welcome and introductions
Kirsten Williams, SAC Consulting
Penny Montgomerie, Chief Executive SAYFC
|11.25||New Entrant to Full Time Farmer
Andrew Marchant, Clonhie Farm, Thornhill
|11.50||Building a Resilient Business
Rebecca McEwen, Arnprior, Kippen
|12.15||Show Me The Money
Robert Taylor, Partner – Rural, valuations, AMC Finance, Galbraith
|12.40||Lunch and Networking|
|13.30||Joint Ventures in Practice
Richard Rogers and Gethin Roberts, Share Farmer, Wales
|14.00||Distilling vodka from potatoes
Graeme Jarron, Ogilvy Spirits, Forfar
|14.25||The Future Is What You Make It
Kev Bevan, SAC Senior Consultant
|14.50||Open floor to the panel Q&A|
|15.15||Chair’s summary and close|
Getting to Murrayfield
The only authorised car parking is in the West Stand car park or as directed by security. Parking on the perimeter road is not permitted. Neither Scottish Rugby nor Scottish Rugby Hospitality accepts responsibility for any damage to a vehicle parked within the stadium. Parking overnight in the car park is not permitted.
Edinburgh’s tram system runs from Edinburgh Airport into the city centre every 10 minutes. There is a stop conveniently located outside the stadium. edinburghtrams.com
Edinburgh is serviced by two railway stations, Waverley & Haymarket and has a growing network of direct routes. For train timetables and real-time running times contact National Railway Enquiries on 08457 49 50 or visit nationalrail.co.uk
A number of buses stop within a short walk of Murrayfield, lothianbuses.com has a good journey planner tool to help you.
Bookings are no longer available for this event.
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