June 16, 2015

Time for the beaver to come home

A coalition of over 20 environmental organisations has written to the Scottish Government calling for the beaver to be reintroduced and officially recognised as a resident, native species in Scotland. For the full story, click here.

June 5, 2015

New Helpline for Farmers Launched

The rural charity RSABI has launched a new telephone helpline to help and support those in farming, and other land-based industries, and their dependants. The charity, which provides financial assistance to those who have relied on the land, says the new helpline will provide a single point of inquiry for those in need. The helpline –…

April 21, 2015

Farm Visit – Pittarthie Farm Education Trust

Pittarthie Farm Education Trust hosted a visit for 30 young students from Germany today. The students from Münster, were on a week long cultural trip and whilst at Pittarthie Farm were informed of the ways in which farming and conservation can be integrated. As part of their experience, the students were given the opportunity to…