Stuart Mitchell

Stuart Mitchell


Stuart is a head partner of a 440-hectare mixed organic family farm in the Scottish borders, running cattle, deer and arable enterprises. Shortlisted for the Farmers Weekly Mixed Farmer of the Year award in 2022, reducing inputs and creating efficiencies through improved grassland management has been a central focus of the business.

Bale Grazing – Lessons From Our Field Lab

Discussion Tent

Six Pasture for Life member farms have come together in an Innovative Farmers Field Lab to undertake a four year study to explore the impacts of bale grazing on soil and forage. In this session we will hear from three of the field lab farmers who have been implementing bale grazing as an outwintering strategy […]