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Horticulture Handbook


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The Scottish Crofting Federation (SCF) has recently re-printed its publication, Horticulture: a Handbook for Crofters. This guide for growers in the challenging conditions of the crofting areas has been written by experienced crofters and horticultural experts with specialist knowledge of crofting conditions. Principal authors are Dr. Audrey Litterick, a horticultural consultant well-known to Highland and Island growers; Calina MacDonald, presenter of Anns a’ Gharradh on BBC Alba; and John Bannister, crofter and market gardener in Skye. The book is a comprehensive and definitive guide to horticultural production in Scotland’s islands and on the western and northern seaboard.

The publication was supported by the Scottish Government through the Scottish Rural Development Programme, Highlands and Islands Enterprise and the Esmeé Fairbairn Foundation. “Horticulture – A Handbook for Crofters”