Celtic Cattle have survived in the west coast of Scotland for hundreds of years. They were small black shaggy cattle with long black coats and large horns. From these original indigenous cattle, Black Highland cattle evolved. In this part of Galloway farmers kept these same cattle and selected for a “polled” gene, meaning they had […]
The Rome family have farmed within 30 miles of Kilnford for over 300 years. Currently we have a large mixed farm rising to 700 feet, 3 miles from here. We rear Galloway cattle, Blackface sheep and outdoor pigs, with a focus on traditional breeds and natural rearing systems. We also grow vegetables for sale in our shop.
Find out more about our rearing systems by watching the short films on our website or by picking up a leaflet.