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

 

Assessing Your Potential: Farm Woodland Management & Creation

04 February 2015

Bankhead Farm, near Broxburn, West Lothian

A practical on-farm afternoon looking at options, issues and potential business benefits of managing farm woodlands. The event will include discussions on timber & woodfuel production, maintaining wo...

Cattle, Kale & Other Forage Crops

17 February 2015

Selkirk

A practical on-farm visit looking at the key requirements for out wintering cattle on forage crops. Discussing site selection, value of soil analysis, when and how to establish, crop/variety selectio...

Open to all: Scottish Soils Conference, organised by Scottish Organic Forum

10 March 2015

United Auctions Ltd, Stirling

A day focusing on the most vital asset on your farm: SOIL. Covering the state of our soils, knowing what you’ve got & how to increase productivity, including practical perspectives from farmers and g...