Learning and skills
A series of workshops is about to start as part of the Farm Advisory Service's New Entrants Programme.
Scotland’s Farm Advisory Service (FAS) is part of the Scottish Rural Development Programme (SRDP) which is co-funded by the EU and Scottish Government. It provides information and resources aimed at increasing the profitability and sustainability of farms and crofts.
RSPB Scotland have announced the shortlist for their Nature of Scotland Awards 2017.
The awards find and celebrate the most dedicated and passionate people working to protect Scotland's internationally renowned wildlife and habitats.
The Scottish Seabird Centre has unveiled plans for interactive exhibits to feature in the new proposed national marine centre at North Berwick.
A marine theatre, marine laboratory and a stunning observatory are just some of the planned exhibits at the proposed centre, which aims to become a must-visit destination as well as being a high-quality facility for people who live locally.
The 2017 SURF Awards are now open for entries in five categories.
The SURF Awards are open to all community regeneration projects in Scotland that are currently in place or that have been completed within two years of the closing date.