Pre-Apprenticeship Industry Visit

On Tuesday 10th September, Tracey McEwan and Katie Sproat took the Pre-Apprentices on a road trip to Yew Tree Dairy in Skelmersdale and Applied Component Technology Ltd (ACT) in Wrexham. It was a fair outing but a very interesting and insightful day! As the majority of our Pre-Apprentices are on dairy farms, it was a

By | September 13th, 2019|Categories: Tarff News|0 Comments

Dafydd joins Tarff as a Trainee!

Dafydd comes from Whithorn where he lives with his family who run a pedigree Simmental farm. Dafydd enjoys working alongside his family but has decided to take on a trainee role within Tarff to gain a different insight into the agricultural industry. Dafydd will be shown various areas of Tarff and has started his first

By | August 23rd, 2019|Categories: Tarff News|0 Comments

Tarff Take on the RSABI Great Glen Challenge!

On Friday 30th August, two teams from Tarff will take on RSABI’s Great Glen Challenge. The following staff members are taking part: Team 13 – Team Tarff Name Branch Location Event Matthew Norman Ringford Cycling Thomas Milligan Ringford Kayaking Julia Graham Ringford Walking Fraser Morrison Ringford Running Nikki Brown Longtown Driver   Team 14 –

By | August 21st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

🎉 44 YEARS AT TARFF! 🌟

Ian Gordon started with Tarff at Ringford in 1975 on Monday 5th August! Ian’s never easy to track down as he’s always busy about the Ringford yard making sure everything is in order, from ensuring customer orders are fulfilled and logistics are in place. Ian is always on hand to help, has a constant smile

By | August 14th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pre-Apprentices visit the Royal Highland Show!

As part of the Pre-Apprenticeship Programme, the students get a day out to the Royal Highland Show. Tarff and Borders Machinery Ring (BMR) grouped together and arranged a number of stand visits for the Pre-Apprentices. There was 12 students altogether,  8 Tarff and 4 BMR. On Friday 21st June, the students arrived at the showground

By | June 25th, 2019|Categories: Tarff News|0 Comments

Pre-Apprenticeship Official Launch!

It’s been a very busy time sorting everything for our new Pre-Apprentices coming on board and starting their 3-week induction at SRUC Barony College. On Monday 17th June, our Pre-Apprentices and mentors attended the official launch of the programme at Tarff Town and Country, Dumfries. The launch enabled the Pre-Apprentices and mentors to meet one

By | June 25th, 2019|Categories: Tarff News|0 Comments

Exciting New Update for our Pre-Apprenticeship Programme!

It's been all go with our Pre-Apprenticeship Programme! Our 7 Pre-Apprentices have now been selected and we're working on the next stages of the scheme. It's an exciting time seeing the programme coming together and we can't wait to get our Pre-Apprentices onto their mentor farms! #TeamTarff #PreApprenticeshipProgramme #EarnWhilstYouLearn

By | May 14th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

May Day Bank Holiday Store Opening Times

*May Day Bank Holiday Notice* Monday 6th May Stores Closed: Ringford, Whauphill, Castle Kennedy, Glenluce, Dundonald and Longtown. Stores Open: Tarff Town & Country, Dumfries (8am—5.30pm) Castle Douglas (8am—5pm) Newtown St Boswells (8am—5pm)

By | May 1st, 2019|Categories: Tarff News|0 Comments