Dundee City Council

Making Woodland Work for You

A practical walk and talk afternoon exploring the benefits of woodland creation and management, as well as funding opportunities.

Includes discussion on what to plant, where and why; managing existing woodland and accessing available support. 

Come along to hear and discuss what trees can do for you. 

Speakers from Forestry Commission Scotland, Woodland Trust Scotland and the Association of Scottish Hardwood Sawmillers, with Dee Ward of Rottal Estate.

Soil Association Scotland's Future Farming Conference

Farming is full of challenges and opportunities, now more than ever. 

As our three-year, award-winning Future Farming Scotland programme draws to a close, join us for a practical day discussing how farmers are making changes to meet these challenges, and be part of the design of our new programme.

Hear from farmers Graeme Bethune (rush control), Rory Christie (RISS: dairy genetics), Jim Simmons (woodland) and Duncan McEwen (grassland management).

Climate Challenge Fund - surgery event

A number of events are coming up that will be useful for any community-led organisation in Scotland wanting to know more about applying for funding from the Scottish Government's Climate Challenge Fund (CCF).

Project to establish the production of brochures on themed tours

An organisation is sought to lead an initiative, ideally one easily recognised by residents and also workers across sectors in Scotland north of Perth.

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Open Farm Sunday - North Balluderon Farm

Caroline and Ross Millar are set to welcome hundreds of people on to their farm as part of Open Farm Sunday on Sunday 5th June.

Planning to Progress: How to develop a fundraising strategy (Dundee)

This one-day course will provide you with an understanding of the significance and usefulness of a fundraising strategy and will provide you with the tools to construct an effective plan for your organisation.You will learn the principles of a fundraising model for heritage organisations and will begin to construct a strategy for your own organisation.

The training covers: