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Stock Talk – SRUC Kirkton Research Update

In this podcast we will hear from Nicola Lambe and Claire Morgan-Davies, who are based at SRUC Hill & Mountain Research Centre, Kirkton & Auchtertyre Farms. They talk about the…

Agribusiness News February 2023

Welcome to the February edition of Agribusiness News.  If you prefer to download this document click the download button. Subscribe to receive this newsletter to your inbox each month.  …

Rural Roundup Bonus Content: Caroline Hamilton, Cairns Farm Estate

1 February 2023


The incredible transformation of Cairns Farm from hill sheep farm to a gorgeous destination wedding and events venue is a wonderful success story from Caroline Hamilton and her husband, fourth…

Thrill of the Hill 9 – Digging Deep on Soil Carbon

31 January 2023


Episode #9 – Digging Deep on Soil Carbon. In this episode we hear from Senior Scientific Lead Rachael Ramsay about the scientific consensus around soil carbon, its impact on farm…

Donald MacLean

The Benefits of a Common Grazing Committee

31 January 2023


Common Grazings that have committees in place are able to access so much more, such as grants and funding, to enable installations of facilities, as well as income for shareholders. …

View of croft houses at the base of a hill

Ag obair air talamh choitcheann

31 January 2023


Tha Dòmhnaill MacGilleEathain, a Talamh Choiteachainn Bhuirgh, a  mìneachadh nam buannachdan a tha an comataidh aca air fhaighinn ann am Bearnaraigh na Hearadh.  

Technology to Improve Business Performance and Resilience – Sheep

In this series of three fact sheets an arable, beef and sheep farmer have been interviewed to find out what key pieces of farm technology they cannot do without. In…

The Trading Market for Farmland Carbon

With Woodland and Peatland Carbon Codes well advanced, in this webinar we take a closer look at the activity in the agricultural farmland sector and the development of the UK…

Psion data recorder, Data logger, advanced weigh-head

Benefits of Pregnancy Scanning and Recording Individual Ewe Scan Data – Factsheet

26 January 2023

This factsheet looks at the multitude of benefits of not just noting flock pregnancy scan and splitting ewes by lambs carried for better feeding but also recording individual ewe scan…

Rural Roundup – 25th January

Welcome back to the Rural Roundup. Happy New Year and a Happy Burns Night from all of us at the Farm Advisory Service! This show is produced in association with…

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