Tags - Agricultural Holdings

UK Farming Roundtable February 2020 - focusing on the Agriculture Bill and trade

Blog Post

20 Feb 2020

This week on Tuesday 18 February the UK Farming Roundtable met for the first time since the General Election and Brexit day. The Agriculture Bill and the impact of two storms in as many weeks with...

Scottish Land & Estates launches manifesto “Our Plan for a Thriving Rural Scotland”


20 Nov 2019

Establishing a new scheme to support the seasonal and permanent non-UK workforce rural Scotland relies on is absolutely essential if we want to ensure our communities are provided with the much-needed...

Leys Estate - encouraging partnership working between estate and tenant

HIH Case Study

8 Jul 2019

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

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...

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...

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.


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...