• New Grain Plant Workshop Premises

    New Grain Plant Plant Workshop In 2012, the Highland Grain Plant staff relocated from their original workshop (in use since the plant was built in 1972) into temporary premises. March 2016 has finally seen them move into their purpose built workshop – more suited to repair and maintenance of the current grain plant and its […]

  • Celebrating a top quality harvest at the 2014 Malting Barley Awards

    Over 100 members, staff and invited quests celebrated the excellent quality of the 2014 harvest

Highland Grain Ltd
North Kessock

Telephone: 01463 811435
Fax: 01463 811618

Highland Grain Limited

Welcome to Highland Grain Ltd, the name which is synonymous with the very best quality malting barley, produced for the Scotch Whisky Distilling industry.

As an agricultural cooperative, owned by its 89 Members, Highland Grain Ltd. exists to dry, condition, store and add value to the arable products produced by its Members, mainly malting barley destined for the Scotch Whisky distilling industry.

Marketing services are provided by Highland Grain (Marketing) Limited, a company registered under the Companies Act and operating from the same premises.


  • Support and add value to member businesses
  • Supply top quality barley to the Scotch Whisky Industry
  • Provide excellent service to members and customers
  • Provide cost-effective services to members


  • All member farms Quality Assured under Scottish Quality Crops farm assurance scheme since 1995.
  • Official accreditation to the Trade Assurance Scheme for Combinable Crops since 1999.