Previous events

Lantra Scotland events

May

We ran an outdoor careers day for Mearns Academy with a range of other organisations, which also covered STEM subjects

We had a stand at the RHET Fife Food and Farming Day at Barns Farm, Aberdour, to promote careers in our sector

We attended a careers day organised by The University of Stirling Aquaculture Students' Association

We visited Holland with other Rural Leadership alumni, supported by Scottish Enterprise   

We had a stand at Bang Goes DG! at Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

We had a stand at RHET Ayrshire and Arran Food and Farming Day for primary schools

We had a stand at DYW West Lothian Farm to Fork event

April

We held an induction event for our Industry Champions

March

We took part in Scottish Apprenticeship Week

We had a stand at Step into STEM West Lothian at West Lothian College

Our Land-based and Aquaculture Learner of the Year Awards

We had a stand at Big Bang Caithness

We had a stand at the RHET Ayrshire and Arran Food and Farming event

February

We supported careers events in Balwearie High School, Lochaber High School, Ardnamurchan High School and Nairn Academy

We had a stand at the growing agricultural talent event in Castle Douglas

We had a stand at Stirling Council Fisheries opening event

We attended the New Entrants to Farming Conference at Murrayfield Stadium

We attended the SCQF Partnership Parliamentary Reception

We had a stand at RNCI Food and Farming event, at the Royal Northern Spring Show

January 2019

We took part in lots of secondary school careers events, covering: Brechin High School, Golspie High Schoool, Bannockburn High School, Holyrood High School, Craigie High School, Morgan Academy, Grove Academy, Breadalbane Academy, and The James Young High School.

We held interviews for our Learner of the Year Awards nominees

December

We ran a skills briefing event

We had a team development day in Dundee

November

We attended a Scottish Salmon Company reception in St Andrews

We held a knowledge exchange event for our Industry Champions in Dumfries

We attended Agriscot

We took part in the RHET Lothian schools' Food and Farming Event at the Royal Highland Centre

We attended the Scottish Apprenticeship Awards in Perth Concert Hall

We attended Women in Agriculture Scotland – Making Your Voice Heard

October

Our Chairman's reception looked at how we can encourage industry to support young people and new entrants into our sector

Together with the Rural Youth Project we held a Parliamentary Reception with Tavish Scott MSP

We ran an event for careers influencers in the Highlands

September

We attended the Scottish Learning Festival

We attended the Stranraer Oyster Festival

We spoke at the Inspiring Futures Conference

We attended the Highland Environment Forum

August

We held our Chairman's aquaculture reception in Edinburgh

We took part in the Rural Youth Project Ideas Festival near Kinross

June

We attended the Scottish Game Fair

We had a stand at Growing Your Future in Moray

We had a stand at the Royal Highland Show

We had a stand at the Big Bang STEM Event in Perth College UHI

We had a stand at the Angus STEM festival

May

We attended Gardening Scotland

We attended the Aquaculture UK exhibition and conference in Aviemore

We attended the Scottish Land and Estates conference

Our Chairman's reception took place in Dunblane

April 2018

We had a stand at the Big Bang Food and Drink STEM event in Dumfries

We attended the Farm Safety Workshop in Aberdeen

We ran an event introducing our industry champions to their roles

December

Our industry champions got a tour and insight into the workings of Glasgow Botanic Gardens

We ran a knowledge exchange event for our industry champions

We ran a skills policy briefing event

November

We ran a careers workshop on our sector for people in the West of Scotland

October

Our Chairman, Henry Graham, had two receptions in which industry was encouraged to support young people.

We ran a careers workshop on our sector for people in the East of Scotland.