Category Archives: Sheep

Bouncing lambs

The first 7 lambs have been moved into the big pen, so they can enjoy the company of the other lambs. As they had been in a small bonding pen, they can’t wait to stretch their legs and bounce around. … Continue reading

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Silvia’s lambs

Another set of twins, this time from Silvia. A very experienced Mum, all went very well. She gave us a ewe lamb and ram lamb, total now so far at 4 ewe lambs and 7 ram lambs. 3 more ewes … Continue reading

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Lambing has started

Well, lambing has truly started, within a few days we had 3 twins and 1 single lamb, just 5 ewes to go and they do look ready. starting with Ute and her twins then in the evening Zia lambed her … Continue reading

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Our 4 orphan lambs

We helped our farmer next door for 2 weeks with lambing, mainly looking after the ewes and lambs afterwards. There was plenty to do with making sure they had feed, water and clean straw every day. Unfortunately, a couple of … Continue reading

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Ram has arrived

Our Ram for the 14 ewes has arrived, let’s see how he gets on with them…. Hopefully we can expect a barn full of bouncing healthy lambs end of March/early April 2018  

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Hay making season

Due to the great weather, we were able to get our hay done in July. The grass was in the right condition and the hot sun dried it perfectly. Our baler worked really well today, creating perfectly formed bales. Now we … Continue reading

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Lambing has started

After months of preparation, the lambing has finally started. It will now show, that all the work we did to prepare the ewes has paid off. From choosing the right ram to providing good grazing and supplement feeding and generally … Continue reading

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