Two Scottish locations for farm resilience programme

Dairy cows in barn
Norette Ferns

Small dairy, livestock and mixed family farm businesses in Ayrshire and Lanarkshire can now express an interest in taking part in this year's Prince's Farm Resilience Programme.

Each year, the programme is run in 15 locations around the UK, with Ayr, Ayrshire and Lanark, Lanarkshire the Scottish locations for this year.

The programme is run by the Prince's Countryside Fund and includes a series of free workshops and one-to-one guidance.

This full list of locations for this year is: 

  • Abergavenny - Monmouthshire
  • Ayr - Ayrshire
  • Bakewell - Derbyshire
  • Bishops Castle - Shropshire
  • Builth Wells - Powys
  • Cockermouth - Cumbria
  • Hailsham - East Sussex
  • Hexham - Northumberland
  • Huntingdon - Cambridgeshire
  • Lanark - Lanarkshire
  • Launceston - Cornwall
  • Northern Ireland
  • Settle - Yorkshire Dales
  • Taunton - Somerset

If you are interested in taking part, you can complete an online form on the Prince's Countryside Fund website or contact the regional coordinator for Ayrshire and Lanarkshire - Heather Wildman by emailing or calling 07773519995.