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Nobody can ever say that life on a highland hill-farm is dull. It’s hard work, demanding, and sometimes feels never-ending but the rewards are immense. We love working with our livestock, team of dogs, and each other in such a beautiful part of the world. Here are a collection of some of our favourite photos - we hope you enjoy them.

Videos And Random Things
Just photos and videos of things in general on and around the farm.
News photos
Various photos which have been part of our news stories.
Fleuchary Holiday Lets
Follow the link below to view availability to our beautiful croft house which we've recently put on for holiday lets. Overlooking the stunning Ar ...
Agriscot 2016
Some pictures from a great day down at Agriscot 2016. So much to do and see over the course of the day. I really enjoyed helping to judge the Prod ...
At The Sales
A look at life at the market and how we do business there.
Backend Gather 2016
The ewes being brought in off the hill to prepare for tupping. Beautiful Autumn colours.
Backend Gathers Armadale Hill 2017
Ewes and gimmers being gathered in from their hill grazings in preparation for the tups going out with them in November. Long, hard days but its a ...
Badanloch Sheep Dog Trial
Competitors, sheep and dogs from the invitational Badanloch Sheep Dog Trial held on the 9th of June 2018 and judged by Michael Shearer. The eventu ...
Caithness Show 2018
Faces from around the show rings at the Caithness County Show at Thurso 2018.
Stop me now if you've herd this one before.
We run a small number of free range hens. The eggs are sold at our farm gate through an honesty box. They sell out most days and are popular with ...
Crystalyx Extra High Energy
Crystalyx Extra High Energy blocks play a vital role in the nutrition of our ewes as they go into the final stages of their pregnancy. They offer ...
Working or having fun there's no denying it's a dog's life.
Forss Open Dog Trial 2019
All the prize winners and action from the Forss Dog Trial. A great day out. Thanks to all the organising team who put such a lot of work into sett ...
Forss Sheep Dog Trial 2018
Pictures from the inaugural Forss Sheep Dog Trial March 2018. A brilliant day with competitors travelling from all over the country to run their d ...
Lambing 2017 Preparations
Its been a busy few days cleaning out the sheds and preparing for the start of lambing. Individual pens are in place for the multiple births, with ...
Michael Shearer Training Clinic
2014 Sheepdog World Champion recently held a dog training clinic at Armadale in conjunction with the National Sheep Association of Scotland. It pr ...
When the day is done - the fun begins!
The north coast has lots of great wildlife especially during the summer months. Puffins are one of my favourite summer visitors who come ashore to ...
Rented Cottages
We have two cottages on the farm which have both been recently renovated. We rent one out on longterm lets and the other on holiday lets.
Scanning 2017
An excellent scan which mirrored last years results. The ewe portion of the flock scanned at 156%, the gimmers at 123% giving an overall scan of 1 ...
Ewes, tups, and lambs doing what they do best.
Those companies that help to make all of this possible.
The Media
We have been really lucky since winning the award of Thorntons Sheep Farmer Of The Year 2015, to welcome so many visitors to Armadale. We are real ...
The Team
Those special people without whom none of this would have been possible.
Tupping 2016
Images of tups and ewes at work during tupping time. Mixed along dogs at work turning ewes into the tups and moving cuts of ewes around fields an ...
Wintering Ewe Hoggs
Pictures taken as our ewe hogg replacements were gathered in from their winter grazings in Ross-Shire ready for the return journey to Armadale.

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