Brian and Janet Hill of Plan Farm in Bute will kindly be donating the proceeds from the auction of a vintage plough next week to the recently established RHET Argyll & Bute – an agricultural-based educational charity.
AIC Scotland recently held a fundraiser dinner at The Westerwood Hotel, Cumbernauld with over 150 people in attendance. The dinner was organised by Stuart Smellie of LS Smellie Ltd of Strathaven.
Throughout the year, come rain or shine, farmers open their gates to provide young people with the opportunity to find out about food production.
RHET Clyde has hosted farm visits for two local primary schools, as well as their annual Food & Farming Day event at the Lanark Agricultural Centre this month.
Last week, the countryside education charity, Royal Highland Education Trust, marked 20 years of its work by hosting a visit from its Royal Patron, HRH the Princess Royal.