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The benefits of organic farming on fish and rivers

There are many benefits to organic farming which might not be immediately obvious. For example, did you know that organic farming helps fish?
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Organic farming, global warming and feeding the world

The rise of organic farming from a niche into a popular and attractive alternative to intensive farming is one that we have watched with happiness. Recent ...
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5 reasons you should be eating high-welfare organic beef from Downfield Farm

Farmed meat can be bought at alarmingly low prices. This is great for the bank account, but consider the old phrase, ‘buy cheap, buy twice’. Why is the meat so ...
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The end of our 2-year transition to an organic farm in Scotland

It is with great pride for us to announce the recent completion of our two-year transition period to an organic farm in Scotland. The demand for organic meat ...
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Stagison reviews

We believe that the venison from Downfield Farm is the best in the country. By giving our deer the best lives possible, and slaughtering them in the most ...
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Have you herd about our venison eco farm?

Here at Stagison, we take environmental concerns very seriously. The changing climate is something we all need to commit to fixing. It’s something we can all ...
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Try a venison steak pie this Hogmanay

Who has heard of having a venison steak pie at Hogmanay? A Scottish Hogmanay can be one of a few things. Some take to the streets and party with wild abandon ...
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Red deer on a frosty winter morning.

Delicious Christmas venison gift ideas

For those looking to buy a unique gift for Christmas, venison selection boxes are the perfect solution. With Christmas just around the corner, now is the perfect ...
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Advantages of raising or hunting your own meat

We’re very busy in the butchery at the moment, with many customers asking us to butcher their pigs, lambs and cattle ready to go in their freezers ...
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Deer on the Stagison farm in Fife

A great year for deer 

To make sure we get the best meat from our deer farm in Scotland, we make sure they are as happy and stress-free throughout their lives as we can ...
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View of Downfield Farm in Fife at summertime

Summer on Downfield Farm

As summer draws to a close this year, we wanted to give you an update on what has been happening on the farm. So, here’s the latest from Downfield ...
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Venison meat steak with vegetables

5 reasons to eat venison

Venison is growing in popularity. What was once seen as an elite food has become accessible to all. Here on Downfield Farm, we produce and sell ...
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