Skip to content

Women in Agriculture – Lanark – Event Summary

17 April 2018

It is well known that women play a vital role in the farming industry.  Recent research highlighted the need for professional development for women in the industry.

Our Women in Agriculture meeting in Lanark was attended by 24 people and featured the following speakers:

• Jenny McKerr, Local New Entrant Farmer and owner of newly established The Wee Farm gin distillery.
• Karen Scholes, CA from Scholes Accountants
• Alasdair Scott, SAC Consulting, Business appraisals and planning

Below you will find copies of the presentations from this event;

Women in Agriculture Introduction

Jenny McKerr presentation

Planning to Succeed – Karen Scholes presentation

Alastair Scott presentation


Sign up to the FAS newsletter

Receive updates on news, events and publications from Scotland’s Farm Advisory Service