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Lambing 2019


A successful year for lambing and thankfully without the horrendous weather conditions that we had in 2018 with the 'Beast from the East'.  We have a small flock, however it's no less hard work for all the team involved, with night shifts and early mornings the norm throughout the lambing [...]

Lambing 20192019-07-19T16:23:36+01:00

The Beast from the East 2018


The worst winter we've had since 2010, life on the farm was challenged to its maximum during the unwelcome visit from the 'Beast from the East'. We were incredibly lucky that our team threw their everything in to keeping the farm running and the animals checked, rescued, fed and watered [...]

The Beast from the East 20182018-06-04T11:31:25+01:00

Scottish Rural Awards 2018


We are absolutely delighted that Swanston Farm was shortlisted as a finalist for the Agriculture category for the Scottish Rural Awards 2018! The Scottish Rural Awards, partnered by Scottish Field Magazine and the Scottish Countryside Alliance, are the benchmark of excellence in rural Scotland and celebrates the triumphs of businesses, [...]

Scottish Rural Awards 20182019-10-24T11:12:09+01:00