The Winter 2020 edition of LandBusiness Magazine is available to read online, featuring content on tourism, regional updates, and the Helping It Happen awards!

winter 2020

10 years of Wildlife Estates Scotland

Find out more about this milestone and what a WES accreditation could mean for you!


Support for members

As news around coronavirus (COVID-19) develops, we will endeavor to maintain service as usual for members. Find information and links to government advice here.

Support for members

Latest SLE News

SLE backs livestock attack Bill

20 Jan 2021

Targeted legislation to deal with dog attacks on livestock is a hugely welcome move for...

Practical support needed to help Scottish agriculture meet climate change targets

13 Jan 2021

Scottish farmers and land managers can do more in the fight against climate change but...

SLE statement on UK-EU trade deal

24 Dec 2020

Scottish Land & Estates, the rural business organisation representing farmers and land...

Upcoming SLE Events

Update on the latest developments from the South of Scotland Golden Eagle Project

Join our next virtual members’ event on Zoom to hear an update on the South of Scotland Golden Eagle Project! We will be joined by Dr Cat Barlow, Project Manager of the South of Scotland Golden Eagle Project (SSGEP), which was launched in December 2017. The project will provide an update on the progress of the translocated eagles and plans for the future. We...

Key Work

Landowners' Commitment

Our Landowners' Commitment sets outs the principles and responsibilities of modern land ownership.

Our Staff

Find out more about our team of staff working for Scottish Land & Estates.

From The Blog

Behind the scenes on BBC's Countryfile at Auchlyne & Suie Estate

Nicola Colquhoun is a Land Management Adviser and Laird-in-waiting at Auchlyne & Suie Estate. In this guest blog, she discusses the experience of

Wildlife Management in Scotland

Wildlife management refers to a range of actions which include protecting wildlife; protecting species health and welfare, culling to limit spread and

How Our Members Are Helping It Happen

Bringing rural learning to life with The Princes Foundation at Dumfries House

The Princes Foundation - The Education Team at Dumfries House, Ayrshire. Bringing rural learning to life Dumfries House estate was saved for the nation by The Prince of Wales in 2007 and is now used to help people engage in learning experiences that promote confidence and personal development, as well as offer training in real-life skills to open up future employment opportunities. The Prince’s Foundation, formed last year as a result of the consolidation...