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Scottish 'land rush' shows no signs of slowing down

We've published two sister reports on land values and investment trends in Scotland which show that marginal land prices have outstripped those in the Scottish property market in recent years [...]

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Novel insights on the economic contribution of the potato sector

This report provides a compendium of data on the Scottish potato sector, including new estimated of the economic contribution that potatoes growers make to on the wider economy. [...]

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Celebrating women in Rural Research

The Rural Policy Centre's Jane Atterton and Ana Vuin have been recognised for their research into key issues affecting women in rural areas. [...]

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Climate action in Scottish rural and island communities

At the Scottish Rural and Island Parliament 2023 Climate Session, around 80 participants watched a short film about the myriad of social enterprises across the Highlands and Islands working on climate initiatives. [...]

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Agricultural Policy and the Cha-Cha-Cha

Professor Steven Thomson's article from Farm North-East (Ed: Gillanders, E.) Issue No: 120, December 2023 where he looks at the Agriculture and Rural Communities (Scotland) Bill and ongoing budget challenges. [...]

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