Programme of events

All events are free of charge to primary producers (farmers/crofters/growers) & £60.00 plus VAT to others.

Future Proofing Scotland's Farming (FPSF)
Places are limited and booking is essential for all events so that lunch and resource packs can be provided. Call Lyn on 07899 791 748 or email  lwhite@soilassociation.org

Scottish Farming Innovation Network (SFIN)
These are half day events. Please note that places are limited as group size will be restricted, therefore booking is required. Call Colleen on 0131 666 2474 or email cmcculloch@soilassociation.org

 

Managing Fluke in Fife

13 July 2015

Kinaldy Farm, Fife

NSA’s George Milne farms at Kinaldy, which became a Fluke Surveillance Farm in 2013 to trial a range of fluke management measures and help monitor fluke in Fife. We will hear from researchers from th...

Optimising Output: Soil & Grass

28 July 2015

Nethy Bridge near Grantown-on-Spey

Followed by a BBQ kindly supported by Cairngorms National Park

A practical afternoon on farm looking at soil, grassland and nutrient management for optimum productivity and utilisation. Speakers include Chris Duller, Soil and Grassland Management Specialist and ...

Soil, seed & £ustainability

13 August 2015

and repeated:

13 August 2015 14:00 - 13 August 2015 17:00

Dounby, Orkney

A practical, hands-on session looking at soil management for optimum grassland productivity, including choice of grass & clover species. Speakers include James Bretherton, Agscope, Iain Eadie, Germin...