Science, Labs and Testing

  We recently had our new crop hay tested in the lab and were delighted to find, after analysis that the protein and energy levels were all spot on. We were expecting this to be the case but to have it verified means we can be rest assured that all of our...

Harvest Gatherers

   Being able to grow and harvest our own crops is a truly satisfying experience – although being  at the mercy of the weather can be frustrating at times! In this area the farming community has a  saying that hay time always starts after Doune and Dunblane Show...

July – All systems go!

     July has seen us gather a fantastic crop of premium hay and haylage home grown on the farm. We have a wonderful local seed merchant who advises us on the best grasses to make the finest quality hay and this year we carried out some reseeding to create a...

Busy June Days

June is a hectic month as the grass is at the stage of rapid and continuous growth. The warm and wet conditions that we have experienced this year have caused some strong flushes of grass. Much care and attention is required to do some topping and being at the ready...

May Fun Days

One of our brand new working hunter jumps We have been making the most of the facilities we have here at Blackfaulds Farm Livery. We recently enjoyed getting out our set of brand new working hunter jumps and dressage boards and setting up a course for the liveries to...

Spring News

With spring just around the corner we look forward to seeing people get some serious enjoyment from their horses, whether it be to enjoy some of the best hacking routes in central Scotland on our very doorstep, to have a blast in the fields, to have a pop over our...