Sutherland Monitor Farm meeting

The next meeting of the Sutherland Monitor Farm is taking place on Thursday 10th October, courtesy of Jason and Victoria Ballantyne, Clynelish Farm, Brora.

10.30am arrival for tea & coffee to start sharp at 11am.

As winter approaches, Vet and Sheep & Beef production consultant Trevor Cook (Totally Vets Ltd) will be making a return visit to discuss winter management options at Clynelish . Topics will include :-

  • Ewe Management from now until tupping and into the new year
  • Management of young beef stock that are out wintered on grass rotation & swedes
  • Nutritional requirement of in-calf cows over winter
  • Transitioning onto Fodder Beet

Following a treatment of Agritox on an area that was Rush infested. Iain Allan from Nufarm will be discussing Rush Control and how best to manage and treat Rushes.

To attend the meeting, please be sure to book by contacting SAC Thurso on 01847 892602 or email

More information can be found here.