Farm and Yard

David MacPhail

Yardman at Arlary

David is based at Arlary and is responsible there for yard management, general yardwork and pasture management.  He is also in charge of the mucking out and bedding down of the stables in the main front yard. He hays all the horses, giving them each a specific amount, and brings over the haylage bales from Kilduff. On work mornings Davey harrows the gallops in between lots and has overall management of the woodchip gallop at Arlary. He also organises the delivery of Bedmax at Arlary and unloads the lorries with Bedmax and with feed from Spillars.


James Witt

Student Yardman

James joined the yard in March 2017. Born and raised in Kinross he started work as a kitchen porter. Feeling a change of career he joined the yard to help Jake and David as the yard has continued to grown. In his spare time he prefers two wheels instead of four hooves by participating in cycling and motor cross. 


Will Wardlaw

Kilduff Farm Manager

A farmers son, Will is based at Kilduff where he helps wth all the yard work and farm work. He joined the team as farm manager in 2014 for a year before jetting off to Australia to play semi professional rugby and work for trainer Michael Freedman. During which he led up G1 Golden Slipper in the richest 2 yo race in the world. He re-joined the yard in March 2017. He has graduated with a degree in Ecology from the University of Aberdeen. Will plays for a number of rugby teams including captaining the Projecx Waterboys on their successful rugby 7s trip to Barbados in December 2017   

 


Bradley Morgan

Kilduff Farm and Yardman

Bradley joined in May 2017 as a yardmen at Kilduff. Growing up on a farm he is a great help and a hard worker and he assists Will with running the farm as well as keeping the stables and yard tidy. Anything mechanical takes Bradleys interest, especially cars. He is also a Kinross local.

 


Callum Black

Yardman

Callum joined us in September 2016 as a yardman. With prior experience in this field working for the council in ground maintenance. He has previously been part of the Amazon team in Dunfermline. Callum is a Milnathort local.