Tags - Soil

The Link Between Peat and Fish

HIH Case Study

19 Nov 2018

An interesting project is taking place at Dryhope Farm on the Philiphaugh Estate in the Scottish Borders; linking upland peatland restoration with the salmon fishing on the River Tweed, from catchment...

New agriculture adviser appointed by Scottish Land & Estates

News

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...

Grewar Farming - Retailing & Vending

HIH Case Study

10 Jul 2018

Euan Grewar, in partnership with his extended family, farms on a large scale with owned land in Angus and the Black Isle and thousands of acres farmed on rental agreements and Contract Farming...

Peatland Restoration in Aberdeenshire

HIH Case Study

7 Apr 2017

Edinglassie estate

Edinglassie estate is located to the west of Huntly in rural Aberdeenshire. The 4,600 acres, owned by the Hay family, are managed as a traditional mixed use upland estate. Around...

Dundreich Plateau Peatland Restoration Project

HIH Case Study

7 Mar 2016

The Moorfoot Hills project demonstrates how peatland restoration efforts can help build greater resilience to climate change impacts through the delivery of multiple ecosystem benefits, including...

The Cairngorms Peatland Restoration Project

HIH Case Study

1 Feb 2016

A scheme that fostered a partnership between a public body and private estates to restore peatland at one of the highest sites in the UK has won an innovation award at the RSPB Scotland Nature of...