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Learn about how important the work of farmers is to the environment. Plus some great forestry and farriery facts and activities.

Monday 14 June

Poppy talks about how farmers in Scotland help the environment

Sustainability and Environment

Monday 14 June

Why is Soil so Important?

Sustainability & Environment

Monday 14 June

Back British Farming: How Farmers Protect The Environment

Sustainability & Environment
Finding out how habitats for birds, bees, beetles, and more are provided as part of a productive farm.

Monday 14 June

Climate positive farming

Sustainability & Environment
Glensaugh farm is home to the James Hutton Institute's Climate-Positive Farming Initiative, which explores a transformational approach to farming to achieve net-zero or even negative carbon emissions, whilst protecting and enhancing the farm’s natural assets and ensuring long term financial sustainability of the farm business.

Monday 14 June

Glensaugh research farm: on-farm renewables and hydrogen storage

Sustainability & Environment 
Describes on-farm renewables and plans for a carbon-neutral hub powered by hydrogen and capable of supplying energy to the local community.

Monday 14 June

Introduction to the James Hutton Institute

Sustainability & Environment
The James Hutton Institute is a world-leading scientific organisation encompassing a distinctive range of integrated strengths in land, crop, waters, environmental and socio-economic science.


Monday 14 June

Renewable Energy Sources - Types of Energy for Kids

Sustainability & Environment
Learn what renewable energy sources are


Monday 14 June

Why are BEES so IMPORTANT?

Sustainability & Environment
Bees are an important part of our world, they help to pollinate plants that create the food that we eat.


Monday 14 June

PeachyKeen RHS: Part 2 Hydroponics

Sustainability & Environment
Peachy Keen's version of Hydroponics

Monday 14 June

Animating Forestry

Sustainability & Environment
A short animated film demonstrating the link between tree planting and the wood products we take for granted in our lives.

Monday 14 June

Jim gets a job for a day in Trees and Timber

Careers
Jim Smith finds out what it's like to work in trees and timber with Lantra industry champions Isla and Jack

Monday 14 June

Ellie finds out all about horse shoeing

Forestry & Farriery