Horticulture course

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Wendy Seel
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Horticulture course

Horticulture: a one-day course for crofters and other small producers, Wednesday 11th May, Glendale, Isle of Skye, 9.30am-4pm A practical one-day event looking at soils, fertilisers and rotations for horticultural crops. The day will include outdoor practical sessions including soil physical assessment, crop rotations for polytunnels, and placement of windbreaks and shelters. Speakers include Audrey Litterick (Audrey Litterick Consulting) and Donald Murdie (Gatrigill), authors of Horticulture: A Handbook for Crofters. Free to land managers; £40 + VAT to others. Booking is required for catering purposes. Contact David on 0131 666 2474 or [email protected] for more info. Funded by The Scottish Government & The European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development with partner funding from QMS, Forestry Commission Scotland, Innovative Farmers & The Prince of Wales’s Charitable Foundation.