Tags - Agricultural Holdings

Land managers share discussion and expertise on Scottish rural policy issues


26 Oct 2018

Policy issues key to the prosperity and development of business in rural Scotland have been discussed at an event for land managers organised by Scottish Land & Estates.
Jointly sponsored by Savills...

SLE raises tenancy concerns with Scottish Land Commission


19 Oct 2018

SLE has today written to the Scottish Land Commission to raise concerns about recent comments regarding agricultural fixed-term tenancies.

The letter follows comments this week by SLC chairman Andrew...

New agriculture adviser appointed by Scottish Land & Estates


7 Sep 2018

Scottish Land & Estates (SLE) has enhanced its policy team with the appointment of a new adviser on agriculture.

Eleanor Kay joins the organisation from Rothamsted Research, the world leading...

Scottish Land & Estates statement on Buccleuch tenant farming commissioner report


18 Jul 2018

Scottish Land & Estates has issued the following statement following publication of a report by the Tenant Farming Commissioner on Buccleuch’s negotiations with agricultural tenants.

David Johnstone,...

Kirklands Farm Redevelopment

HIH Case Study

18 Jun 2018

Cassillis & Culzean Estates

Kirklands Farm was an Agricultural Holding let on a Full Agricultural Tenancy. The farm extended to just over 155ha (384 Acres) and operated a dairy herd, grew potatoes...

Woodend - Allotments & Arts

HIH Case Study

13 Apr 2017

Leys Estate

Located at the gateway to Royal Deeside, Leys Estate has grown organically over the years; reflecting the demands placed upon it from a changing world but staying true to its long...

Rural Housing

HIH Case Study

13 Apr 2017

Edinglassie Estate

Edinglassie Estate, near Huntly in Aberdeenshire, as well as being home to a cattle and sheep farming enterprise has had a long tradition of supplying low cost rural housing for...

McQueen Gin Finds a Home

HIH Case Study

12 Apr 2017

Cambusmore Estate

In September 2015 Cambusmore Estate was approached by a local resident, Dale McQueen, seeking premises in which to operate a gin distillery. The estate identified a disused barn...

Partnership Tenancy

HIH Case Study

3 Apr 2017

Moray Estates

High above Doune Park on the Moray Estate in Stirlingshire lies East Brae Farmhouse. It’s been uninhabited since the 1980s when the previous family who were farming there, moved into...

Developing affordable housing

HIH Case Study

17 Mar 2017

Kincardine Estate

The 1915 Rent Act meant that, by 1979, the majority of rural rented homes had been largely neglected for the best part of two generations of land managers. So it was on Kincardine...

Gartarry Farmhouse

HIH Case Study

13 Oct 2016

Brucefield Estate has been hard at work renovating the Victorian Gartarry Farmhouse to provide high standard rental accommodation in rural Clackmannanshire. Enjoying commanding views of the...

Corehouse- The Open Estate

HIH Case Study

27 Jul 2016

Corehouse Estate, with the beautiful Corehouse building at its centre, sits above the southern bank of the Upper Clyde and includes three of the four waterfalls that make up the magnificent Falls of...