Scotland’s first ever National Islands Plan (NIP) was published in 2019 and it is now going through its first review.
Scottish agricultural charity RSABI has announced the appointment of Pauline Macmillan as its new Head of Fundraising.
RSABI provides financial, practical, and emotional support to people involved in Scottish agriculture and, with its workload steadily increasing, the new role will be vital to help ensure RSABI has the income needed to meet expected demand in the coming years.
Targets for nature recovery could be put into law in line with those for climate change, as part of a range of proposals to protect and restore Scotland’s natural environment.
The Scottish Government is asking for views on its plans and actions to accelerate nature restoration and regeneration. The consultation sets out the key elements of Scotland’s overall Biodiversity Framework, including:
Scottish farming businesses will see support payments start to reach their bank accounts this week, two weeks ahead of last year’s first payments.
The Scottish Organic Milk Producers co-operative is celebrating 20 years of collaboration this Organic September with the launch of a new project that’s set to benefit organic dairy farmers across Scotland.
Scotland’s councils will invest £5 million this year to develop Nature Networks across the country to help tackle the nature and climate crises.