Smallholding supplies at the TAS Shop Poultry housing and equipment

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TAS Shop open for business

In the TAS Shop you will find all of the smallholding supplies you need at great prices, backeed with excellent advice and customer service.

Smallholding Supplies

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Smallholding Courses

We run various courses throughout the year at TAS headquarters in the east of Scotland, including poultry keeping, sheep keeping, and an introduction to smallholding. 2014 bookings now being taken.

Smallholding Courses

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Introduction to Poultry Keeping

We once read somewhere that poultry is usually the first "livestock" enterprise that budding smallholders are likely to undertake. In this guide we'll take you through everything you need to know about keeping hens.

An introduction to pig keeping

recipe

Mushroom Soup

A wonderful mushroom soup, lifted by the classic combination of garlic and parsley. It can be made with variety of any mushroom, or even a mixture, but is best with a dark-gilled mushroom or chestnut mushrooms.

Mushroom Soup with Parsley & Garlic

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TAS T-shirts

Our TAS t-shirts feature a unique design reflecting many aspects of smallholding. They are screen-printed onto high quality, heavy-weight cotton t-shirts.

TAS t-shirts

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Chicks at 4 weeks

Chicks at 4 weeks

Nearly 4 weeks old, they now spend all day outdoors, and will be out day and night in a couple of weeks.

From the Diary

  • One to go

    One to go

    Wednesday 16 April, 2014

    Juno had twins this morning - a ewe first (head, nae feet)…

  • The Originals

    The Originals

    Tuesday 15 April, 2014

    Just realised this morning that the three ewes still to lamb…

  • Just when you think all is tickety boo

    Just when you think all is tickety boo

    Monday 14 April, 2014

    Niamh cucked out, eventually, a 6kg ewe lamb yesterday -…

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    Tomato Soup

    This soup is quick and easy to make and rich and tasty, despite using tinned tomatoes. You'll never…

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    Cheese and onion quiche

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    Snowballs

    If you fancy making some home made sweet treats for Christmas (or anytime), these snowballs are…

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