Events

Click here to find out about our Upcoming Training Courses and Seminars

Let’s Liberate Biodiversity Forum

The Let’s Liberate Diversity! forums, hosted in rotation by various European countries, are annual gatherings of farmers and associations working on agricultural biodiversity in Europe. These meetings address issues of strategic importance of relevance in all European countries, including:

  • The contribution of farmers, in particular of small-scale, family agriculture and organic farming, to the renewal of agricultural biodiversity.
  • Farmers' collective rights of use related to crop biodiversity
  • The recovery of food sovereignty and farmers’ seed-autonomy The future of local varieties, farmers' varieties and farm-saved seed
  • The promotion of local varieties and crop biodiversity in local food systems

Please see the attached document for more information.

Lets_Liberate_Biodiversity.pdf

 

Kyles of Sutherland and East Sutherland Branch Meetings

Two meetings have been arranged for the Kyles of Sutherland and East Sutherland Branches.

8.00 pm Monday 17th Januray 2011

Trentham Hotel

Speaker will be Rob Gibson MSP

Open to mambers and non-members

8.00 om Monday 14th February 2011

Lairg Community Centre

Speaker will be Rod MacKenzie, Scottish Sheep Stratagy

Open to members and non-members