Rushes & Grassland & Croft Improvement


Does your croft have rush infested grassland?

Do you have waterlogged, acid soils?

This event is targeted at crofters who are looking of ways to improve long-term grazing of rush infested land. The day will cover what is needed to address waterlogged, acid soil conditions including:

  • Soil type and analysis
  • Reseeding
  • Liming
  • Drainage
  • Rush management
  • Grazing management
  • The timing of these operations.

There will also be discussion on grants and Agri-Environment options with a range of speakers and experts, looking at practical issues in the field.


  • Siobhan Macdonald, SAC Consulting
  • Willie Budge, SAC Consulting
  • Gillian McKnight, SAC Consulting Conservation Specialist

Lunch will be provided at the hall.

Free transport available from Assynt to Achiltibuie.


Bookings are no longer available for this event.