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Women in Agriculture: Case Study – Kirsteen MacKinnon

Find out about the livestock and haulage enterprises Kirsteen MacKinnon is a partner of on the Isle of Tiree; how she has got to where she is now, and what…

Women in Agriculture: Caste Study – Katherine McIntosh

28 January 2020

Find out what recent challenges Woman in Agriculture Katherine McIntosh has embraced, and what she is most proud of in her farming business here.

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…

Podcast: Women in Agriculture – Lynbreck Croft

As part of our work for Women in Agriculture, we visited Lynbreck Croft near Grantown-on-Spey to interview Lynn Cassells.  Lynn farms with her partner Sandra Baer, and together they have…

Farm Management Handbook 2019/20

The 40th 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, rural professionals, students…

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Women in Agriculture: Case Study – Kara Kay

Read all about Woman in Agriculture Kara Kay’s favourite parts of being a farmer, and what she is most proud of. 

What can the Farm Advisory Service do for you?

Regardless of farm size or business stage, the Scottish Farm Advisory Service can help you to increase the profitability and sustainability of your farming business through Government funding for one-to-one…

Podcast: Women in Agriculture – Baddinsgill Farm

As part of our work for Women in Agriculture, we visited Baddinsgill Farm in West Linton in the Scottish Borders to interview three of the women who run this fantastic…

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