Trees On Farms?

Date
Time 09:30 - 10:30
Capacity 33 places available
Booking Cut-off Thursday 23 Jun, 12:00:pm
Contact jane.laing@scottishlandandestates.co.uk
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SLE joint event with the Integrating Trees Network

Date: Friday 24 June at 9.30am – 10.30am

Venue: SLE marque on Avenue 4th at Royal Highland Show

Do you want to find out more about how trees can be integrated into farming businesses? This session will give practical advice on the benefits of this, and will also cover information on how to go about introducing more trees. This is a great opportunity to understand more about how we can improve the environment, while helping to efficiently produce high quality food.

We have a great line up of speakers including Mairi McAllan MSP, Minister for Environment and Land Reform.

Agenda

09.30 Welcome & Introduction – Stephen Young, Head of Policy Scottish Land & Estates
09.35 Address from Mairi McAllan MSP, Minister for Environment and Land Reform
09.40

Panelists introduction

Doug Howieson, Head of Operational Delivery

Pat Snowdon Head of Economics and Woodland Carbon Code

 

Integrated Tree Network host farmers: Andrew Adamson, Netherurd Home Farm, Peeblesshire

Richard Lockett, Knockbain Farm, Dingwall

09.45 Questions to the panel
10.15 Thanks to all speakers by Lyn White, Scottish Forestry
10.15-11.30 Informal networking with panellists and speakers.
   

 

Come along and ask questions of the experts and enjoy a bacon roll before you head off for a busy day of networking at the Show!

Remember to let us know you are coming. We wouldn’t want you to miss out on your bacon roll!

 

Scottish Forestry        Scottish Government

 

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