Kerry MacPhee Thinking Nutrition

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Everywhere we look right now, we’re faced with a message that tells us that being thin is good. There are advertisements on how skinny tea or miracle pills can make you slim and ploys on how to get an Instagram worthy body. These advertisements are being viewed while Love Island rolls out another series in the background.  We are missing …

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 …

Passion to Inspire Winners Visit Loch Duart Salmon

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After producing the winning dish – tempura of Loch Duart salmon belly – at the 2018 Passion to Inspire competition, the student chefs were invited to visit Loch Duart Salmon in the North East of Scotland. Passion to Inspire was set up in 2009 by Murray Chapman to give young chefs opportunities to succeed and to help bridge the gap …

Preparation for Nove Mesto World Cup

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Every time I race, I gain further experience and wisdom, helping me become a better rider.  There is, however, the one constant in the training and racing process, and that’s patience. I’m a massive believer in having patience. Even the young, elite riders have bags of experience and technical ability. They consistently pull out stellar performances and in the majority …

A Guest Blog & Recipe: Ardshealach

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In today’s blog, Christine & Christoph from Ardshealach Smokehouse write about their recent trip to the Loch Duart farm in Scourie. They have also provided one of their own smoked Loch Duart salmon recipes for you to try at home.  “Our recent two-day visit to Loch Duart fish farm was a great experience for Christoph and I, from Ardshealach Smokehouse. We …

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 …

Loch Duart wins: Made In Scotland Exporter of the Year award

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  We have been named ‘Exporter of the Year’ at the 2019 Made in Scotland Awards.   Alban Denton, Managing Director of Loch Duart, said: “We are so proud that Loch Duart has been named Exporter of the Year at the Insider Made in Scotland Awards. We’re a small company with big ambitions and this is a success we share …

Loch Duart Salmon Attended Brussels Seafood Expo 2019

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  Our team is in Brussels next week exhibiting at the 27th edition of the Seafood Expo Global.   Seafood Expo Global is the largest seafood trade event on the planet – with more than 29,000 buyers, suppliers, media outlets and seafood professionals, from over 152 countries, in attendance. Seafood Expo is where the very best of the seafood industry …