Ardentinny Trout Farm Proposal – Community Council Meeting

  An Ardentinny Community Council meeting has been announced to discuss the proposed Dawnfresh Ardentinny Trout Farm which is currently at the Environmental Impact Assessment screening stage (EIA) with Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. An outline leaflet produced by Dawnfresh on the proposed trout farm has been posted on the village notice board. …

Warning to dog owners of poisonous plant on Ardentinny beach (updated)

We've received a report of a very poisonous plant which has appeared along the high tide mark on Ardentinny Beach (between Coronation¬†Wood and River Finart estuary). The plant is starting to root in the vegetation. A labrador was reportedly sick from eating the plant last Sunday. We understand that the plant is poisonous to dogs …

Japanese Knotweed to be nipped in the bud?

Over the past months there has been much discussion regarding the eradication of Japanese Knotweed in the village. At a cost of ¬£522, Ardentinny Community Council has now financed the training of local resident Geoff Carr to undertake spraying of the public areas in the village. Spraying equipment will be provided by Blairmore Community Council. …