Torloisk Farm near Ulva Ferry, run by Iain MacKay  has been selected as Mull’s Legacy Monitor Farm.

Host Farmers -Iain MacKay

Farm Name -Torloisk Farm

Region -Isle of Mull – Argyll and the Isles region

Farm size / hectares- 2,768.63ha declared on IACS

Farm types / classification – Extensive/traditional hill livestock farm

Enterprises- Extensive grass-based breeder/store suckler beef herd. Extensive breeder/store hill flock

  • QMS Podcast
    Season 6, Episode 1 – Monitor Farm Legacy- Iain Mackay and Martin Kennedy
    This series we are visiting Monitor Farm Legacy farmers to discuss the long lasting impact the project had on their business and community. Political and social pressure is looking to farmers to do more than produce food. There is a growing desire for the farming industry to deliver wider environmental benefits and public goods. Joining the podcast to discuss how hill farming is part of this solution is previous Monitor Farmer Iain Mackay and NFUS President Martin Kennedy.

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