Panel discussion on “Less Favoured Area support: - what should the future of be?” Panel discussion at Royal Highland Show 2024



Drawing on research data from the Novel Insights on Scotland's Rural and Island Economies analysis within the Scottish Government Environment Natural Resources and Agriculture Strategic Research Programme 2022-27 the short presentation provides some background data on the distribution of LFASS support, the complexity of the scheme, and previous attempts to reform to set the scene for the panel discussion and questions from the Royal Highland Show 2024 audience.Vicki Swales (Head of Land Use Policy, RSPB Scotland)Donald Mackinnon (Crofter/Director, Scottish Crofting Federation)Jonnie Hall (NFU Scotland, Director of Policy)Andrew Moxey (freelance agricultural economist)
Date made available2024
PublisherScotland's Rural College (SRUC)

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