Featured Climate Change Focus Farm
Stephen and Sheena Mackenzie in partnership with Stephen’s brother Donald run Auchmore located in Ross-shire and participated in the initiative from 2014 – 2019. The farm runs 85 autumn calving Shorthorn and Aberdeen Angus cows. Calves are sold as store cattle for breeding or finishing. There are 200 Cheviot and Cheviot mule ewes which run with Texel, Blue Faced Leicester and Cheviot tups. Lambs are sold as store in August. Replacement animals for both the cattle herd and sheep flock are bred on farm.