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John Scott from Fearn Farm, Tain

The latest Shetland Monitor Farm meeting saw another large turnout of over 40 attendees, with guest speakers John Scott from Fearn Farm and Ian Eadie from Germinal Seeds making the trip north to share their bespoke practices, knowledge and experience.

The fascinating subject of soil health will be the focus of the next meeting of the Lochaber Monitor Farm on 7 September.

John Scott from Fearn Farm, Tain

The potential of monitor farms to generate far-reaching legacies will be highlighted by former monitor farmer John Scott at the next meeting of the Shetland Monitor Farm on August 10th.

Stuart, Lesley and Robert Mitchell

The next Borders Monitor Farm meeting, at host farm Whitriggs on Wednesday August 9th, will focus on costs of production and soil health.

Jason and Vic Ballantyne

The next meeting of the Sutherland Monitor Farm on Friday July 28th will focus on maximising lamb profitability and consider the outlook for the lamb trade and the need to meet market specification.

A close look at the opportunities to improve sheep enterprise profitability will be on the cards at the next meeting of the Nithsdale Monitor Farm at Clonhie on Thursday July 27th.

Rory Stodart

Planning ahead will be the key theme at the coming Angus Monitor Farm meeting on Thursday 20 July held at Mill of Inverarity farm in Forfar.

The upcoming Lothians Monitor Farm meeting on Wednesday 19 July will see soil expert Mark Hodkinson digging into the challenges of soil health.