Farmer John Scott with his dog and sheep© Jim Varney
Reducing winter feed bills, labour requirements and a desire to look after grass swards better throughout the winter has led Fearn Farm, Ross-shire, to grow more forage crops. This year livestock farmer John Scott decided to increase the amount of forage crops he grows from 20ha to more than 100ha, which he hopes will add value to the farm business.  See also: John Scott wins 2014 Farmers Weekly Sheep Farmer of the Year Fearn is the base for the family […]