From 2010 to 2013, the Rural Network ran a series of very successful Project Visits, offering networking and learning opportunities for rural community organisations and businesses. SCVO's Rural Direct service has revived the idea and we look forward to hearing about the fresh inspirations,innovations and connections that come out of them.
The European Network for Rural Development is getting back into gear as Europe's new Rural Development Programmes get underway, and they are increasing their use of social media like LinkedIn to get their message across and connect rural development professionals across Europe. We'll keep you up to date with developments in the ENRD and our sister networks.
In this week's newsletter you can find out about the first meeting of the EU Rural Networks' Assembly, recommendations in the final report from the Agricultural Holdings Legislation Review Group and a Moray LEADER Burns event with a Swedish twist.
In this week's newsletter, we're looking for your help to choose a new logo for the Scottish Rural Network and asking what you think is Scotland's best traditional dish. You can also find news on the Scottish Rural Parliament group call for new members and the UK and Ireland's largest amateur cultural awards.