Scottish sheep producers call on government to come clean

Scottish sheep producers call on government to come clean

The National Sheep Association Scotland (NSA Scotland) and The Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF) have joined their voices in calling on the UK Government to give more clarity to the Scottish sheep industry in the event of failure to reach an agreement with Europe on...

Crofting Federation Assured of Reformation of Support Scheme

At a meeting with Cabinet Secretary Fergus Ewing, the Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF) has been assured that reformation of the much-criticised Less Favoured Area Support Scheme (LFASS) is intended, starting with a stakeholder group early 2021. “It is encouraging...
SCF Young Crofter Award 2020

SCF Young Crofter Award 2020

Scottish Crofting Federation and The MacRobert Trust invite the nomination of young crofters for the award of Young Crofter 2020. We are looking for young folk of 40 years or less who are crofting in a sustainable and enterprising way and who play an active part in...
Call for land at SCF Young Crofters gathering

Call for land at SCF Young Crofters gathering

Access to land was highlighted as an obstacle at an on-line event hosted by the Scottish Crofting Federation’s young crofters. The event showcased croft-work, aspirations and concerns of young crofters. The day was chaired by young crofter, Donald MacKinnon, SCF’s...