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Health, Wellbeing and Nutrition with Anna Groom

As part of the Health is your Wealth series we chatted with Anna Groom, registered dietician, nutritionist and farmers wife. With Anna we discuss why nutrition is important and how…

Farm Management Handbook 2021/22

The 42nd edition of the Farm Management Handbook is an essential tool for any progressive farm business, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date source of information for farmers, crofters, rural professionals,…

The Different Types of Co-ops and Collaboration (webinar)

13 August 2021


The benefits of co-operation are well-evidenced. Co-operation involves farmers and others, working together to achieve a commercial objective, which they cannot achieve independently and individually. Through co-operation, members help themselves,…

Women in Agriculture, Perthshire: Social Media Skills (Webinar)

The use of social media has escalated during the pandemic so join the Perthshire Women in Agriculture group as they take a look at the key social media platforms and…

Agribusiness News – April 2021

The April 2021 edition of Agribusiness News is now available to download.  Along with the regular monthly articles on policy, cereals, beef, potatoes, sheep and milk, this month we also…

What’s Stopping You? – Barbara Girvan

Barbara Girvan’s enthusiasm shines through as she describes her recent new enterprise of a pumpkin patch in the Highlands, providing entertainment for school holidays and raising funds for charity. Her…

Supporting agriculture in Scotland post-Brexit

26 January 2021


In this podcast SAC Principal Consultant Chloe McCulloch talks to Davy McCracken, Head of SRUC’s Hill & Mountain Research Centre, about the challenges and opportunities facing Scottish agricultural policy-development post-Brexit.…

The Isle of Arran

Meeting Market Demand – Net Zero Arran

Building resilient businesses and identifying the weaknesses within your business is crucial as Scotland moves into a period of great uncertainty. At a time when farmers are being asked to…

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Turning Livestock Record Data in useful information

26 January 2021


All businesses must strive to become more efficient. This means making better use data that you have on the farm, whether it be soil data, crop data or livestock data.…

Jen Craig sat on a hill, smiling.

What’s Stopping You – Jen Craig

26 January 2021


What’s stopping You?  In this podcast Jen Craig farmer @sheepfarmer782, NSA Scotland Chairwoman and NFUS Clydesdale branch Chairwoman tells us about her journey getting involved with Agri-Politics.  We discuss her…

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