Sgriob-ruadh 1980 Looking South East


Wondering where to start


Sheep used to graze the top floor of the house


The first roof was for the cows.


The milk crates doubled as scaffold


Another day and the roof was ready to sleep under. Under another tarpaulin.


Matthew, Jeff, Garth, Joe, Brendan at Salen Show


One of several peat bogs to get stuck in


Jimmy rebuilding one of many stone dykes.


The farm in 1989. Building our third barn.


1993 and we have built another cow shed. On the left of the picture.


Sgriob-ruadh 1997


Sgriob-ruadh 2004


Sgriob-ruadh from the west



The heifer building going up at Killiechronan


All the cows now sleep on mattresses


Findlay helping to build our most recent shed in 2002.


Building the shed over the Draff clamp and miden.


Looking North West to Ben Hiant.


The herb garden from the dairy door.


The milking parlour is through the window at the top middle of the photo.


Looking South East about 2002.


Putting the last piece of roof on the cheese cellar in 1995


The new dairy from the south.


Tobermory


Stopping for a rest and enjoy the scenery while driving to Ulva to deliver some Draff from Tobermory Distillery.


killichronan


Our silage fields in the foreground


Ben More is on the right.


Those were the days


Detail of one of the cheese presses


Christine Reade cutting the curd


The cheese is cheddaring here


Here Jeff Reade is pressing the cheese.


Cheese Press


Kay cartoning the milk


Building the new dairy in 2001


Building part of our energy store.


The Heat exchanger


The Swimming pool.


The Cheese Vat


Cutting the curd


Running the curds and whey into the cheese cooler.


Wheying off


The start of the cheddaring process


Cheddaring


Cheddaring


Filling the moulds


Wrapping


Bandaging


Presses and cheeses


Press


Presses


The Lift


The dairy


Tobermory


Cheese


Isle of Mull Cheese


More Mull cheese


A closer view


Checking the stock


The milkers


Cows coming home.


Running to get milked


Winter houseing


Milking the sheep


Small Vat


Ewes cheese draining


Tobermory Ewes milk


Cheese Leaflet


Making silage


Silaging


A job well done


Baling


Slurry Separator


Delivering Draff


Saying Hello


Rooting / Ploughing


Chickens


Discussing Organics


Tortured by the photographer