We are delighted that these companies and organisations will join us for the 2016 Festival:
NFU Mutual – Leading rural insurer NFU Mutual provides unrivalled service to farmers, smallholders, businesses and home owners through a network of local offices from the Highlands and Islands to the Lowlands. With over a century’s experience insuring farms and farming families, NFU Mutual remains true to its original philosophy of providing customers with the insurance cover they need, at a fair price, with a first-class service and no quibbling over claims
The Natural Fibre Company / Blacker Yarns – Specialist small scale spinning service, expert on British breeds yarns, organic if required, with dyehorse, woolen / worsted and finishing options.
Angus Chainsaws (Avant) – Avant articulated telescopic loaders, with over 200 attachments available for almost any job.
Clyde Valley Orchards – A local cooperative working to preserve and restore the fruit trees of the area. Come along and see apples being turned into juice at the main market.
Cox Agri – One man, his dog and his alligator. The only mobile sheep handling system you’ll ever need, offered by Cox Agri.
Craigievern Poultry – poultry suppliers throughout Scotland, supplying laying hybrids, ducks and meat bird from day old to POL. Birds for sale at the Festival.
Eeksie Peeksie Ceramics – country inspired ceramics and great gifts for smallholders. Give your home the country look and feel.
Farming and Water Scotland – Helping you to keep on the right side of the regulations, reduce diffuse pollution risk and benefit the farm business.
Farmplus Constructions Ltd – Supply in kit form of quality timber framed farm buildings, sheep housing, cow kennels, house and feed, complete dairy units.
Fearing International – Established in 1975, Fearing has been serving smallholders in the UK for over 30 years. Come and visit the stand.
Grass Seed Direct – Independent suppliers of quality grass seed. Producers of Scots Timothy, the UK’s last commercially available Landrace – Herbivores demand Timothy!
Hebridean Woolhouse – knitted and woven goods made from the Hebridean sheep breed and other 100% wool products.
Home Farmer – Home Farmer is an independent publisher specialising in books for smallholders and ‘good lifers’, and publishers of Home Farmer Magazine.
Rare Breed Survival Trust Caledonian Support Group – The Rare Breeds Survival Trust is the leading national charity working to conserve and protect the UK’s rare native breeds of farm animals from extinction. The Caledonian Support Group is the regional support group covering Central Scotland, and has members spread out from Edinburgh to the Highlands.
Scotland’s Rural College (formerly SAC) – Scotland’s Rural College delivers comprehensive skills, education and business support for Scotland’s land-based industries, founded on world class and sector- leading research, education and consultancy.
The Scottish Farmer – Scotland’s leading agricultural newspaper supporting farmers since 1893.
Visit our stand for subscription offers, free gift incentives and our latest merchandise for all the family.
The Smallholder Range – Quality, non-GM, vegetarian society approved feeds for poultry and livestock from the Smallholder Range and the Organic Feed Company.
Woodland Trust Scotland – promoting woodland creation particularly small-scale planting including farm, smallholder and riparian planting.
You’ll find a wide range of craft and voluntary organisations in our Garden, Craft and Food Exhibition, located in the main concourse.