Poppies (Papaver rhoeas)and Corn Marigolds (Chrysanthemum sagetum) growing at Scotia Seeds farm near Montrose ©Lorne Gill/SNH. Info on reproduction rights contact the Scottish Natural Heritage Image Library on Tel. 01738 444177 or www.nature.scot

Farming Opportunities for New Entrants (FONE) - information

Agricultural Tenancy Opportunity

SNH are looking for an agricultural tenant for land near Rhynie, in Aberdeenshire.  We are pleased to be inviting applications to enter into a Short Limited Duration Tenancy (SLDT) over 7 hectares of land which forms part of Rhynie Chert Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), in order to best manage the interests of the site.  We are especially keen to receive applications from new entrants, or people looking to get a start in the agriculture industry. 

Please be aware there is further land available from Forest and Land Scotland (FLS) nearby.

Plan Showing Extent of Area at Rhynie Chert

Map of land near Rhynie, Aberdeenshire

For further information please download the information and application form below, or email [email protected].

Pages: 11
Published: 2020


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