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Managing Water on the Steading: Two examples from Aberdeenshire (Video)

20 January 2020


Agricultural Consultant George Chalmers visits two Aberdeenshire farms to give an insight into how the farmers have received SRDP funding to improve steading runoff and benefit their farm business.

Rainwater Harvesting – Making the most of Scotland’s bumper crop (Video)

20 January 2020


Rainwater is something we aren’t short of Scotland and in this video, we visit two sites where rainwater harvesting systems have allowed the businesses to make considerable savings.

Podcast: Women in Agriculture – Primrose Beaton of Lawrie & Symington

9 January 2020


As part of our work on Women in Agriculture, we went to meet Primrose Beaton of Lawrie and Symington at Lanark Auction Mart. Primrose is head of cattle sales and…

Bhidio: Falasgair air Fearann Ionaltraidh (Muirburn on Common Grazings)

Tha a’ bhidio seo a’ togail air prìomh phuingean do chomataidhean ionaltraidh.

Bhidio: A’ Cur Èòlas air a’ Chòd Falasgair (Getting to Know the Muirburn Code)

Tha a’ bhidio seo a’ togail air prìomh phuingean bhon Chòd Falasgair. Chaidh tionndadh ùr den Chòd Falasgair a thoirt gu buil do Riaghaltas na h-Alba le Fòram Monaidh na…

Alternative bedding podcast: Woodfines

26 December 2019


In our latest podcast, join Beef Consultant Sarah Balfour as she discusses the merits of various alternative bedding products.  The main focus of this podcast is Woodfines.

Agriscot 2019 podcast

24 December 2019


In this episode of the podcast we talk to Alex Pirie, an Agricultural Consultant about people he spoke to at AgriScot 2019 covering the state of farming and how attendees…

Online safety podcast

24 December 2019


We’ve been running events looking at digital security for your agricultural business.  After one of the events, Seamus Murphy sat down with Chloe McCulloch and Alex Pirie who were running…

Digital security: Two-Factor Authentication (2FA)

24 December 2019


Digital technology helps farming businesses to become more efficient and virtually every farmer will use at least one online service to run their business, whether it’s online banking, digital accounting…

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