Category Archives: Sheep

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   Advertisements

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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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Spring has arrived – finally

After month and month of rain and storms, the sun finally has made a more permanent appearance. It is so nice to be outside, not having to fight the wind, worry about the animals in the soggy fields and just … Continue reading

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Energetic Lambs in the field

Now that the lambs are all outside apart from the last set of twins, they are enjoying even more space to stretch their legs. I can’t stop smiling, when I see them like this, so full of energy.   Pity … Continue reading

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Final twins

Umay finally decided after more than 10 days since Suzie had her lamb, that it was her time. She had a set of twins, 2 more ram lambs. Final count is 14 lambs, 5 twins and 4 singles. They seem to … Continue reading

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Lambing shed

The ewes and lambs have come out of their individual pens. The lambs are enjoying a lot more space to run around and cause mayhem. After a long day………….  

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