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The Plastic Dilemma

By Wilma Finlay It is great to know that so many of our customers love the WoolCool packaging that we use to send our cheese to your homes. However this...

Ethical Farming Conference Update

Conference Website Now Live : www.ethicalfarming.org Ethical Farming Conference: Scalable Sustainable Solutions Thursday 16 th May 2019, Rainton Farm in South West Scotland. Tickets: £100 +VAT. Booking will open 22...

A Healthier Winter?

By David Finlay Across the farming industry agro-chemicals have boosted production in recent decades, but at a serious cost to wildlife and society. Organic farming isn’t just about avoiding these...

January Update

It’s the middle of January already – yikes! We hope you had a good Christmas and a positive start to 2019. We have been quiet on social media recently, but...

Our Winter Housing

Now that winter has truly arrived and the cows and their calves are inside for the colder months, we thought you might enjoy a look inside their dairy shed. Our...

Highlands and Islands Delivery Update

Those of you who live in the Highlands or Islands and have tried to place an order from our online shop will have noticed the eye-watering courier charges - getting...

On Christmas Cheese

If you follow our posts on social media you might have noticed that for the past few months our posts have been completely devoid of sales messages encouraging you to...

The Power of Nature

In the news today is a new report about deaths attributed to infections due to antibiotic-resistant bacteria. The report says that 33,000 people across the EU died from infections that...

News: Ethical Farming Conference Announced

The Ethical Dairy in south west Scotland has announced plans to host what is believed to be the first Ethical Farming Conference, due to take place on 16 May 2019...

Biodiversity at The Ethical Dairy

We use the term biodiversity a lot when we talk about our farming system because it is incredibly important to the way we farm here at Rainton. Put simply the...

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