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

Salomon Trail Running Festival 2018


The Salomon Trail Running Festival came to Swanston Farm for their Edinburgh session on 2nd June 2018, bringing a huge number of runners keen to take part in the various activities over the weekend. Runners were able to enter the 10km and 20km timed races, covering terrain over the Pentland [...]

Salomon Trail Running Festival 20182018-06-28T14:07:14+01:00

Fashion on the Farm!


In early 2018 we welcomed 2 male models Glen Power at SUPA Model Management and Richard Keep at ELITE LONDON, photographer Simon Lipman, stylist Hannah Beck and make-up artist Oscar Alexander to Swanston Farm as part of their trip to Scotland from London, to photograph a range of clothing for South China Morning [...]

Fashion on the Farm!2019-07-19T16:03:27+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

VisitScotland & Fifty Films


In September 2017 VisitScotland and American film company 'Fifty Films' spent the morning at Swanston Farm, filming their young Millenials saying hello to our Highland Cattle, as part of their trip around Scotland.  The 'Swanston Hairies' were all lying down having a relaxing morning, showing their best sides!  You can [...]

VisitScotland & Fifty Films2019-02-25T15:32:39+01:00