Rebecca works for Jane Craigie Marketing, a PR and communications agency who specialise in the rural and agricultural sector. She is also a Director and co-founder of the Rural Youth Project, an international grassroots movement for positive change to empower young people (18 to 28 years of age) to develop their leadership, enterprise & activism skills, to play an integral part in making rural places attractive and viable for young people to build their lives and their futures there. A farmer’s daughter from a mixed beef and sheep livestock farm in Kinross-Shire, she now lives with her partner on a dairy farm in Galloway and has her own herd of pygmy goats. She has a degree in Events Management, is a Scottish Enterprise Rural Leader, trustee and Next Generation Facilitator for the Royal Agricultural Society of the Commonwealth, Judge for Lantra Scotland Land-based and Aquaculture Learner of the Year Awards and Scottish Co-ordinator for LEAF Open Farm Sunday.
Providing emotional, practical and financial support to individuals and their families across the agricultural sector including farming, crofting and growing.
The Rural Centre
West Mains of Ingliston
The helpline is available every day of the year from 7am to 11pm.