Back to All Events

Young Crofters

An opportunity for young and aspiring crofters to meet and discuss the future of crofting.

Following from the success on Young Crofters 20:20 which took place at Glencanisp Lodge in Assynt a month ago this meeting will serve to bring older, younger, aspiring, active, and curious crofters together to help shape the future of crofting.

Programme of Events

Friday 24th

Introductions. Brief opening statement from the Chair.

• Feedback on the CPWG meeting in Edinburgh (Wednesday 22nd April)
• Patrick, who will be present, to talk us through how to form a young crofters branch group of the SCF.
• To discuss and vote on whether we wish to form a branch of the SCF.
• To gather some of our core principles and values with a view to drafting a constitution and vision statement in the near future.
• To discuss a rough plan of action for the next few months, and arrange a future meeting.
• Training opportunities within SCF and further.
• Upcoming international events and funding opportunites through SCFs Hungry for Rights project which runs until the end of this year.

Summary. Points to carry forward. Close.

Saturday 25th
A croft visit on Saturday, and a walk up Ben Wyvis

Earlier Event: April 23
Document Film Festival Spring Tour
Later Event: April 25
Etape Pasta Party