Scotland has a legally binding commitment of being net-zero by 2045, and a 31% reduction is required in emissions from agriculture by 2032. This topic will be under discussion in the fourth Arable Conversations session on 29th June 2021 at 6:00 pm, chaired by Kenneth Loades (James Hutton Institute) and including David Aglen (Balbirnie Home Farms), Alison Milne (Crafty Maltsters), Matt Ward (Farmacy) and Matt Aitkenhead (James Hutton Institute).
Join us at Arable Scotland on 29th June 2021, 4:00 pm, for a virtual Arable Conversation led by Tracy Valentine (James Hutton Institute) with Pete Iannetta (James Hutton Institute), Ed Brown (Hutchinsons), Dick Neale (Hutchinsons), Christine Watson (SRUC) and Paul Hargreaves (SRUC), which will look at the topic of sustainable rotations.
The SRUC-led Arable Conversation on ‘Integrated Pest Management - Deriving the Benefits’, on 29th June 2021 at 1:00 pm, will be led by Fiona Burnett (SRUC) and panellists include Caroline Drummond (LEAF), Andrew Moir (Arable Sector Climate Group) and David Howard (Hutchinsons).
Join us at Arable Scotland on 29th June 2021 at 11:30 am for an interactive ‘Arable Conversation’ that will discuss ‘Alternative markets and new cash crops’. Chris Leslie from AHDB will lead the discussion and be joined by Robert Ramsay (SoilEssentials), James Webster (AHDB), Julian Bell (SRUC) and Wendy Russell (Rowett Institute).
Arable Scotland, the premier event for the Scottish arable industry, returns on 29th June 2021. Now in its third year, the event brings together the key players in food production, academia and farming to discuss key issues and provide a wealth of information to support the arable farming industry.