Producing food is very important to the Raby Estate. The Estate has around 5600 acres of productive farmland. Raby farms 1900 acres of the land with the remainder let out to our brilliant farming tenants. Raby produces wheat for feeding animals, oil seed rape for producing rape seed oil for fuel and food, potatoes, beans and sheep are grazed on the grasslands. Heal Farms are our great contractors and together we farm to high standards implementing new technologies and balancing good quality profitable food production with caring for the environment.