Sheep and Chickens

A beginner's guide to running a smallholding

Turkeys  New for Christmas

Find out more about:

 How to find a smallholding




Clydesdale Horses

Vegetable plot

Pest control

Being green..........

Hill view

 For sale

 Contact us


Other websites of interest:

Country Smallholding Magazine


Scottish Executive the urban guide to almost self sufficiency


For the past 2 years we have been setting up our own smallholding in rural Scotland. There are still many things to do, but if you are interested in living 'the good life' then read on.


 From starting out trying to find some agricultural land, through to buying and breeding animals, you will face a number of challenges. However, this is part of the fun! Select a link from the list on the left to find out more.