Angus Council

Six Inches of Soil - Taking on the industrial food system

The Food Life Community Supported Agriculture Project are showing the film Six Inches of Soil which is the powerful story of remarkable farmers, communities, small businesses, chefs and entrepreneurs who are leading the way to transform how our food is produced and consumed.

Tackling Rural Crime Together

Tackling Rural Crime Together

10.00 Arrival with tea, coffee and pastries

10.30 Welcome by Angus PARC Chair

10.35 Workshops on:

Angus Community Development Conference

Angus Council Vibrant Communities, in collaboration with Angus Rural Partnership*, have commissioned a programme of events for community groups and organisations.

SCOTO Central and East Events - Angus

SCOTO is a network of community tourism enterprises located throughout Scotland and led by a team of dynamic individuals who each have extensive and varied experience in community tourism.

From January to March 2023, SCOTO is on tour to raise awareness of the scale and impact of community led tourism across Scotland.

Farming Scotland Conference 2020

The seventeenth annual Farming Scotland Conference will be held on Thursday 13th February 2020 at the Carnoustie Golf Hotel.

The conference is once again sponsored and organised by EQ Chartered Accountants, Thorntons Law, Bell Ingram and RBS.

Farming with Nature Showcase: Working with birds, bees and tree

Join Soil Association Scotland for a day on the beautiful Rottal Estate in Angus to hear from some of Scotland’s foremost nature-friendly farmers, take part in practical group sessions and see the progress of landowner Dee Ward’s transformative work with nature.

The 2nd Annual Scottish Rural Transport Convention

JLM & The Connected Places Catapult are delighted to announce the return of the Rural Transport Convention, an event that brings together members of the public, private and third sectors from within and outside Scotland to discuss how we can collaboratively shape transport provision to meet the needs of rural communities and grow the rural economy.

Farming Scotland Conference

Speakers include:

Jeremy Moody, Secretary & Adviser CAAV - Agriculture policy: Where are we now?

Mike Rivington, James Hutton Institute - Envisioning Scotland's future agriculture under climate change

Kirsty & Aimee Budge, Farmers, Countryfile's Farming Heroes 2018 - Women's work: our journey from sisters to business partners

Ben Pugh, Founder & CEO of Farmdrop - The ethical grocer: reworking the supply chain

New Entrants to Farming: Farm Diversification, Marketing & Adding Value (Angus)

The next instalment of the Angus New Entrants group will be a workshop based on diversfificaion within a farm business.  With margins tight on farm it is an ideal time to think about other options for diversifying that will work alongside the main business.  This meeting is aimed at new entrants to farming who would like to know about where to start if considering diversification or how to develop an idea into a product.

Events and Festivals Workshop, Forfar

As part of EventScotland’s ongoing programme of local learning and development opportunities we are pleased be working with Angus Council to deliver a FREE Engagement & Update session for Angus based event organisers on the afternoon of Thursday 29 November at the Royal Hotel, Forfar.