Loch Duart named a London Stock Exchange Company to Inspire Britain

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Scottish Salmon farm highlighted in celebration of UK’s most dynamic businesses  It has just been announced that independent Scottish salmon farm, Loch Duart has been named one of London Stock Exchange Group’s (LSEG) 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain. Now in its seventh edition, the report highlighted Loch Duart as one of the 58 Scottish small and medium-sized businesses that are …

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Loch Duart helps Uist angling clubs buy new accessible Wheelyboat

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Funding of boat for disabled people will support North and South Uist clubs Loch Duart, has donated over £7,300 through its Salmon Pool fund, to the North Uist and South Uist Angling Clubs to help purchase a brand-new, accessible boat. National charity, The Wheelyboat Trust, in partnership with the Angling Trust, will supply the new boat, giving disabled anglers and …

Loch Duart boosts wireless broadband for Sutherland community

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The Salmon Pool Fund will fill the fibre gap in Scourie The connectivity of the communities in and around the Sutherland village of Scourie is to be transformed by the installation of free wireless broadband for all local residents. Loch Duart, the independent Scottish salmon farm, which is based in the village, has awarded £14,400 from a local community fund …

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Loch Duart invests in fish processing facility

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Loch Duart has purchased its own fish processing facility for the first time in the company’s 21-year history.  The future aim is to provide the company with greater flexibility and control than ever before. Loch Duart has acquired the fish processing facility in Dingwall on the Black Isle previously owned by The Edinburgh Salmon Company. The facility was mothballed in …

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Chefs of the future join Loch Duart at Seafood Expo 2020

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Hertfordshire students win places to work with salmon farm at Brussels event Two teenage students have just won the opportunity of a lifetime to visit Brussels, Seafood Expo and prepare their winning salmon dishes for Loch Duart. Jaypee Escaro, 18 from Stevenage and Michael Brown, 18 from Letchworth Garden City, are both Level 3 students studying the advanced diploma in …

Loch Duart to Extend Protection of its Salmon into North America

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Forensic analysis will help verify traceability of fish for North American supply chain.   Loch Duart is making significant further investment to ensure the traceability of our world-renowned salmon as we take the food fraud fight to North America.   We have been working in the UK with forensic food analysis experts, Oritain, for two years, deploying their pioneering ability …

Loch Duart Shortlisted for the Best Rural Food & Drink Business in UK Award

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We have been shortlisted for the Rural Business Awards North in the Best Rural Food & Drink Business category. Celebrating our 20th year as an independent Scottish salmon farming business we have recently launched ‘Salmon Pool’ a partnership with our fish feed supplier, Cargill Aqua Nutrition. The fund is available to charities and projects providing support to the local community. …

Loch Duart Shortlisted for Food & Drink Federation Awards 2019

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The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has chosen Loch Duart, as one of the finalists for its annual Food and Drink Federation Awards 2019. Shortlisted in the Community Partner category, we highlighted our new ‘Salmon Pool’ fund. A partnership with our fish feed supplier, Cargill Aqua Nutrition, who makes EWOS feed, ‘Salmon Pool’ provides community funding that is available to …

Patrick Evans shows support for Passion to Inspire 2019

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Earlier this year, Loch Duart welcomed West Suffolk College for a visit to their mainland base of operations in Scourie, Sutherland. West Suffolk College won the “A Passion to Inspire” competition back in 2018 and were recently crowned the 2019 winners. The outstanding food and service meant that the college is the only college to have won the trophy two …

Loch Duart Appoints Seafood Industry Expert as New Chairman

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Alistair Erskine, a Scottish seafood industry expert, is taking over as Chairman of Loch Duart. Alistair takes over from Dr Andrew Barbour, who has been Chair since 2008 having joined as a non-exec director in 2002. It is a significant year for the independent Scottish business, which is about to mark 20 years of farming its award winning salmon. Alban …