February 15, 2019

Bringing rural policy into the mainstream

A new group tasked with bringing the rural economy to the forefront of policy making has been announced.

The new Rural Economy Action Group will guide how Scottish Ministers drive forward recommendations of a recent report by the National Council of Rural Advisers (NCRA).

These recommendations include ensuring rural policy is embedded in all decision making and ensuring national economic plans and industry-led strategies are joined up and promote the rural economy.

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