The Farm Advisory Service (FAS) and SAC Consulting are holding a free meeting for anyone interested in finding out more about the importance and practical application of soil and nutrient management on crofts. Speakers will include senior agricultural consultant and drainage expert Gavin Elrick from SAC Turriff, senior consultant Bill Crooks from SAC Auchincruive and Rob Black of SAC Stornoway. Discussion will cover funding applications, drainage options, soil management technique and on-site assessment, with troubleshooting of specific cases and outdoor demonstrations.
The meeting will take place on Saturday the 3rd of March at Ionad Stoodie in Point, from 10.30am and 2.30pm. Completely fee of charge and open to all, but booking is essential for catering purposes. Don't forget your wellies!