Scottish Smallholder Festival changes date and venue for 2019

Due to circumstances beyond its control, Smallholding Scotland, the charity behind the Scottish Smallholder Festival, has announced changes to both the date and venue for this year’s Festival. The Festival will now be held at the The Forfar Mart on Saturday 26th October 2019. This decision has been taken following updated information received in the […]

Equines at the 2017 Scottish Smallholder Festival

Craobh & Caitlin

Once again in 2017 the Festival’s explores our equine heritage and we’re delighted to again welcome along representatives of some our wonderful native breed horses and ponies. Many folk getting into smallholding (and many existing smallholders) enjoy having an equine or two around the place – and they can do a job of work too. […]

2016 seminars and demonstrations

Ruth Dalton, Field Officer North, RBST

One the most popular aspects of the Festival and part of what sets it apart from other events is our programme of seminars and demonstrations. We’re busy putting together the full programme for 2016 but wanted to share some of the confirmed sessions you can access at Lanark on 24th September. Seminars Lanarkshire Beekeepers will be making a […]