The Gift of Grouse
The Gift of Grouse, a campaign to showcase the benefits of grouse moors to Scotland.
With the Glorious Twelfth only two days away keepers across the country have been busy finalising their counts in preparation for the start of the season. The annual grouse count is an essential means to gain an understanding of an estate’s harvestable surplus and helps keepers determine the age, size and location of birds – all fundamental elements to allow accurate planning for an estate’s shooting programme. Rab MacVarrie, head gamekeeper at Corriegarth Estate takes us through a typical count…. Loch Ness Rural Communities3 years ago