THE ROYAL Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (RHASS) has introduced the appointment of a brand new Chairman.
Jim Warnock, of Gartfinnan Farm, Clackmannanshire, has been appointed Chairman for a two-year time period.
The 61-year-old, who’s Managing Director of JDWAgri Ltd., has served as a Stirling space Director at RHASS since 2010, earlier than being appointed Chairman Designate in 2020.
Throughout his time on the Society, Jim has served as Steward for Cattle, Sheep, Mild Horse and Heavy Horse earlier than being chosen as Chief Steward of the Major Ring, a place he held for 5 years.
Previous Chairman of Stirling Younger Farmers and Previous Chairman and President of Stirling Agricultural Society, Jim has been an lively member of RHET Forth Valley delivering classroom talks, farm visits and different RHET Occasions.
Commenting on his appointment, Jim mentioned: “I’m honoured to carry the place of Chairman at RHASS following what has been a really difficult time.
“My administration fashion is that of collaboration and I look ahead to working carefully with fellow administrators, members, Royal Highland Present exhibitors and the broader sector as we embark on a brand new chapter for the Society post-Covid.
“We’re conscious that there’s a lot to be carried out to construct on the successes whereas working to satisfy the challenges of working one of many UK’s largest agricultural reveals.
“I’m wanting ahead to assembly our stakeholders and listening to their suggestions so we are able to work collectively to make the Royal Highland Present even higher, alongside making certain the Society continues to hold out its charitable remit to guard and promote the pursuits of rural Scotland.”