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Rural Roundup – 19th October

In this fortnight’s edition we get the latest news from Tiffany MacTaggart, and are joined by George Chalmers and Robert Ramsay to talk about soils and fertilisers. Janette Sutherland is here to give an update on her personal development bookclub, and Amy Burton from Azets Accountants and Consultancy gives us an insight onto what’s on her desk.

Show Notes

00:20 – Rural Roundup with Tiffany MacTaggart
04:05 – Soils and Fertilisers with Robert and George
09:30 – Updates from the Farm Advisory Service
10:30 – Personal Development Bookclub with Janette Sutherland
15:30 – What’s On Your Desk – with Amy Burton from Azets Accountants and Advisory Services

Linked FAS resources:

Crops and soils

Sourcing Labour – Advertising for Applicants to the Agricultural World | Events helping farmers in Scotland | Farm Advisory Service (

Sourcing Labour – Making Your Farm an Attractive Place to Work | Events helping farmers in Scotland | Farm Advisory Service (

Personal Development Book Club

Amy Burton | LinkedIn

Local Accountants & Business Advisory Services | Azets UK

Linked Other resources:

Delivering our Vision for Scottish Agriculture. Proposals for a new Agriculture Bill – Scottish Government – Citizen Space (

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