Tags - Rural Business

Walk & Talk showcases tourism success of Moray Estate


27 Apr 2022

The success of a Moray estate in diversifying its business despite the challenges of the pandemic has been showcased at a walk and talk event organised by rural business association, Scottish Land &...

Lone working – the mental burden – managing health and safety

Blog Post

4 Apr 2022

kateIn this blog, Kate Donachie, Managing Associate, Land and Rural Business at Brodies LLP tackles the subject of employees' mental health, and the problems that can be associated with working alone.


Results from the June 2021 Scottish Agricultural Census

Blog Post

13 Oct 2021

In his latest blog, our Policy Adviser Paul Richardson has summarised the findings from the Scottish Agricultural Census which was held earlier this year.

Provisional results from the June 2021...

Finalists announced for national Helping it Happen Awards 2021


9 Sep 2021

The finalists for the Helping it Happen Awards 2021 have been announced, with nominations for those who have contributed to Scotland’s rural economy, enhanced the environment or made a success of...

Jas P Wilson

HIH Case Study

8 Sep 2021

Jas P Wilson has developed into the UK’s leading national supplier of forestry equipment and machinery. They look after customers of all shapes and sizes, including forestry contractors, woodland and...

The Richmond Fellowship Scotland

HIH Case Study

8 Sep 2021

The Richmond Fellowship Scotland is a charity which supports around 2500 people across Scotland with a broad range of needs to live as independently as possible in their own homes and communities. We...

Dumfries & Galloway businesses come together to learn more on Business innovation and Climate Change


25 Aug 2021

Over 30 farmers, land managers and business owners from across Dumfries & Galloway came together on 19 August to hear more on sustainable eco innovation.

Organised by Scottish Land & Estates (SLE)...

SLE enhances its Policy & Public Affairs team with four new appointments


28 Jul 2021

Four new staff appointments have been made by Scottish Land & Estates (SLE) to boost its policy and public affairs team.

Lindsay Duncan, Simon Ovenden, Paul Richardson and Andrew Henderson have...

Aim to Sustain – a new initiative


23 Jul 2021


We are delighted to announce that Scottish Land & Estates is one of nine rural organisations to join a new formal partnership to promote the multitude of conservation and community benefits that make...

The Helping it Happen Awards 2021: Shepherd and Wedderburn's Hamish Lean on the Rural Business Award

Blog Post

21 Jul 2021

rbaIn this blog, Hamish Lean covers how Shepherd and Wedderburn represents the needs of its clients throughout the rural sector, and how this knowledge of the diverse kinds of businesses all over rural...

Ferry Fish

HIH Case Study

16 Jul 2021

Since the introduction of Covid-19 restrictions in March 2020, Ferry Fish, a family run business have shown business resilience . Before Covid they sold fresh, locally sourced fish, game and other...


HIH Case Study

8 Jul 2021

Seilich is a natural ingredient company with a difference. Run by botanist and nature conservationist Dr Sally Gouldstone, Seilich grows native and naturalised Scottish plant species within a...