• 2017, The 40th Harvest at Tore!

    2017, The 40th Harvest at Tore! The central grain drying and storage plant at Tore was built and commissioned in 1977/8 by the Black Isle Grain Group, with only three x 300 tonne green silos and four x 1100 tonne dry storage silos. Amalgamating with Easter Ross Grain in 1992, the merged business and site […]

  • Glenmorangie Highland Grain Malting Barley Awards 2017

    Glenmorangie Highland Grain Malting Barley Awards 2017 Highland Grain members, staff and guests were warmly welcomed again by Glenmorangie into the unique setting of the Still House at their distillery in Tain to celebrate another year of quality malting barley production. The winner of the Best Overall Malting Quality award – Mr William Gill of […]

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.