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News Release: Crofting Federation sees hope, despite an uncertain future

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF) says crofting has a future despite the uncertainties of the coming years, but warns that crofters will need to stand together to ensure that future.

“Following an extremely thought-provoking SCF annual gathering in Applecross, on the place of crofting in Europe,” said Russell Smith, chair of the SCF, “and given the result of the Crofting Commission elections, it is clear that crofting has a future – but it is something we will have to fight for”. Read more here

Annual Gathering 2017 - presentations are available now

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The speakers’ presentations from Friday’s session at the Annual Gathering in Applecross are now available to view or download on SCF Events page

Programme of SCF Annual Gathering “Crofting’s Place in Europe”

Friday, March 03, 2017

​Hartfield House Applecross Friday 10th - 11th March. See the full programme of events and speakers here

(programme subject to change)

Commission Election 2017 - What have the candidates got to say?

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

We asked all the candidates why you should vote for them (150 words)

See what they have to say here…..