Bankhead of Kinloch is farmed by the McLaren family. The farm is arable, the main crops are: Strawberries, Raspberries, Blackcurrants, Potatoes and Spring Barley. The farm requires up to 150 students to harvest the soft fruit every summer. These students are normally from Eastern Europe and come to work on the farm during their university summer holidays. Strawberries and Raspberries are hand-picked into punnets to be sold in the major supermarkets throughout the UK.