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Oatridge Open Day - Lecturer and Prospective Student

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Crop Clinic News

Hedgerow trees

09 Oct. Thoughts on implications of new CAP and greening requirements. Dry weather has helped reduced slug pressure and progress potato harvest.

What’s on

Dumfries and Galloway Woodfuel Forum Meeting - Newton Stewart

Are you interested in opportunities related to the use of woodfuel as a low cost & carbon lean heating alternative in Dumfries and Galloway?

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Latest news

As Crofting Census Forms Arrive SAC Consulting Believe Most Clients Are Meeting Their Duties - But Remain Ready to Address Concerns

As the Crofting Commission begins its inaugural census of crofters and common grazings, SAC Consulting staff are offering support should there be any concerns regarding completion of the new forms.

Discover the Future of Farming at SRUC’s Kirkton and Auchtertyre Farm Open Day!

SRUC’s Kirkton and Auchtertyre Research Farm is throwing open its gates to welcome the public for a free day of scientific discovery. The farm will be open from 12pm – 4pm on Sunday 26 October.

Beef Cattle the Focus of NE Farm Event, Featuring the “Great Beef Debate"

A free event on Tuesday 4 November at Easter Auquharney, Hatton near Peterhead will explore ways to improve the production efficiency and business returns of beef finishers.

Find out about the Future of Farming at SRUC’s Barony Campus!

The exciting science of modern day land use will be on display at the Future of Farming and Forestry Fun Day at SRUC Barony on Saturday 1 November.

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