Hello, I’m Callum Staley, friends with Al and Rachel, who designs & manages the Ballakelly Farm Website & Social Media! Al & Rach have asked me to do a guest blog for them this week as they are very busy on the farm after a couple of weeks away.
I am in the second year of my Applied Computing Degree and have a Photography, Aerial Photography, Videography & Website Design business. I have known Rachel for many years through having a horse.
When Al & Rachel decided to start selling meat independently I approached Rachel about creating a website for them. What initially was a small website and business Read More
Hello Everyone, I am Shri. Owner or Kurries & Steaks and friend’s with Rachel and Alan.
I met Rachel as she and her dad used to visit Kurries & Steaks since the day that we opened.
Mr Ranson always used to ask us to use meat from the farm (Ballakelly Farm Meat ). Last TT 2017 when I was approached by Rachel to join the team at the Isle of Man Food & Drink Festival, I was officially a meat hero! I really enjoyed the event where we sold marinated lamb with spices and a few different curries and rice. We had a great laugh at the event!
After a successful IOM Read More
Hello, I’m Chris Kneale a neighbour of and friends with Al and Rach and this week’s guest blogger!
I am involved in the Agricultural industry, farming, diversifying into alternative crops (Quinoa) and running my own “Rural Business Consultancy” business following 8 years as the Governments Senior Agricultural Advisor. As a result, I am lucky to work with some exceptional Island people – Farmers!
Last weekend, at the Islands food and drink showcase event the “Food and Drink Festival” the organisers celebrated 10 years with guest celebrity and farmer “Adam Henson” who presents for the BBC primarily on the rural news programme “Countryfile”. I was honoured to have been asked Read More