In June we visited Olly Walker @scraggleyapple of Essebeare Farm, a 1st generation farmer and certified @PastureForLife member who is mob grazing herbal lays and restoring flower rich meadows. Improving biodiversity, capturing CO2, building soil OM and producing top quality meat! pic.twitter.com/orn8Crlzm7
Orkney now has FIVE flocks of Orkney Boreray ...
Sheep from the founding Burnside flock and the Lochend, Shapinsay flocks travelled to three new flocks on the islands of Stronsay and Hoy, making five flocks in total.
Orkney Boreray Mutton gains Slow Food Interna...
Orkney Boreray is recognised by Slow Food International as a Presidium — the second in the whole of Scotland.
Orkney Boreray Mutton Soon Available
Sheep from the Shapinsay and Settisgarth flocks were recently taken to the abattoir in Dingwall and Orkney Boreray mutton will soon be available from Macbeth's in Forres.
New Orkney Boreray Website Launches
Welcome to the brand new website for the Orkney Boreray Community — a hub of information, latest news and updates from The Lost Flock.
Grazing for Nature
Orkney Boreray sheep move across the land in a controlled imitation of wild grazing herds — at a time when Orkney is exploding with plant growth.