Upcoming events

Making woodland work for you: Creation, management and funding

Soil Association Scotland event

18 October 2018

13:00 –16:00

Rottal Estate, Glen Clova, Kirriemuir, Angus

A practical walk and talk afternoon exploring the benefits of woodland creation and management, as well as funding opportunities.

Includes discussion on what to plant, where and why; managing existing woodland and accessing available support.

Speakers from Forestry Commission Scotland, Woodland Trust Scotland and the Association of Scottish Hardwood Sawmillers, with Dee Ward of Rottal Estate.

Free to farmers, foresters and land managers. Booking is required.

Book your free place here

For more information call Lyn on 07899 791748, or email

Oxford Farming Conference

2 - 4 January 2019

Oxford University

The theme for 2019's conference is 'World of Opportunity'

More information and tickets available at


Bare ground for Breckland’s butterflies and moths

Back from the Brink event

2 November 2018

10:00 - 13:00

Brandon Country Park, IP27 0SU

Join us for the morning to look at bare ground habitat management that has been put in place as part of the Back from the Brink project.

This fantastic process has worked for rare moths and butterflies in the Brecks and so we'd love to share it with you.

A slide show to look at species ecology and habitat management techniques will be shown, followed by site visits.

All welcome






Oxford Real Farming Conference

3 - 4 January 2019

Oxford Town Hall

ORFC celebrates its tenth year in 2019. The programme is yet to be confirmed, but more information and tickets available via

Farm Business Innovation Show

Diversification and innovation event

7 - 8 November 2018

NEC, Birmingham

Entry is free