Seasonal Workers

Seasonal Workers in Scottish Agriculture

19 March 2019

Watch our new seasonal migrant workers film above. In summer 2017, SRUC was commissioned by the Scottish Government to undertake research to improve our understanding of the labour market in…

Highland Farming

Post Brexit Implications for Agriculture in the Highlands and Islands

11 March 2019

Background and Reports The Highlands and Islands Agricultural Support Group (HIASG) commissioned Andrew Moxey (Pareto Consulting) and Steven Thomson (SRUC) to consider the potential impacts of Brexit on the Highlands and Islands Region. HIASG…

Rural Report 2017/8

Rural Report 2017/18

11 March 2019

The role of the land-based sector within local economies is often claimed to be significant, yet it is unclear from the existing evidence how important farming, forestry and estates are…

After Brexit: 10 Key Questions for Rural Policy

11 March 2019

In Autumn 2017, SRUC’s Rural Policy Centre jointly organised a workshop with colleagues from the Centre for Rural Economy at Newcastle University, focusing on rural policy in Scotland post-Brexit. This was part…