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Podcast: Forward Thinking Farmers – Colin Hunter

17 September 2020


In this episode Mary-Jane Lawrie speaks with Colin Hunter, who farms at Stonelaws Farm in East Lothian. Colin has been farming with min till and no till systems for the…

Young Farmer in a field of sheep, pointing at the sheep.

Podcast: A Conversation with New Entrant Sheep Farmer Cammy Wilson

15 September 2020


Cammy Wilson is a new entrant sheep farming, having started out 5 years ago, Cammy has developed a simple grass based sheep system which allows him time away from the…

Podcast: Forward Thinking Farmers: John Sinclair

11 September 2020


John Sinclair owns and runs Craigies Farm Shop just outside Edinburgh.  It’s a family run business with pick your own fruit and veg as well as the shop and café. …

Webinar: Tax Basics For New Entrants

8 September 2020


    We don’t need to be experts, but it is important that when starting a new business, as either a sole trader or partnership, we have a basic understanding…

Starting A Farming Business And Growing Crops For The First Time – A Conversation with Patrick Laurie

http:// Patrick Laurie, Galloway based author of ‘Native’ speaks to Janette Sutherland in Skye about his book.  They discuss his starting a farming business and growing crops for the first…

AgriBusiness News September 2020

The September 2020 edition of Agribusiness News is now available to download and read.  Along with the regular monthly articles on policy, cereals, beef, potatoes, sheep and milk, this month…

Podcast – New Entrants: Andrew Prentice

28 August 2020


Andrew Prentice and his family, overcame the new entrant hurdle of sourcing land by moving to the Isle of Iona to continue their farming journey. Listen to this very inspiring…

Podcast – What’s Stopping You?: Nina Clancy from the RSABI

27 August 2020


What’s Stopping You? Nina Clancy (@clancy_nina) speaks to Janette Sutherland, (@ConsultingSAC) about her career, media engagement, recognising opportunities and avoiding burnout. We also learn more about the excellent work of…

Agri Business News August 2020

The latest edition features articles on policy, cereals, beef, potatoes, sheep and milk.  In addition this month there are feature articles on pigs, Covid-19 and autumn livestock markets and an…

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