Agriculture Changes – When, What, How? NatWest / RBS Seminar 30th April 2024



The presentation draws on research from the Scottish Government Environment Natural Resources and Agriculture Strategic Research Programme 2022-27 - particularly the ‘Novel Insights on Scotland’s Rural & Island Economies’ ( and ‘Modelling the socio-economic, greenhouse gas and natural capital impacts of land use policy and opportunities’ projects.A presentation to RBS / NatWest agricultural advisors across UK discussing agricultural policy evolution in each of the UK's devolved administrations - what it means for farmers and supply chain businesses on the ground and what the banking sector needs to consider when consider financial advice and lending applications. Some reflections on market outlook and how declining real agricultural support budgets means that there is greater reliance on returns from markets.
Date made available2024
PublisherScotland's Rural College (SRUC)

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