We thought we had escaped the snow until along came a red weather warning this morning. Since then about 5 inches of snow has accumulated…
The snow is the easy bit to deal with, the real issue is water which keeps freezing really quickly. It only at times like this you realise how much animals need to drink!Continue Reading →
What a whirlwind few weeks!
Caught or breath from finishing lambing then into the finish of the shooting season – 10 days in the last three weeks of January (four consecutive days in the last week).
It’s too wet to put the sheep back out so feeding twice a day and keeping all in order takes a while each day.
Now its time to focus on lambing again – the last 6 ewes to lamb are all due this week and (hopefully) another ...Continue Reading →