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Llanwenog/Bluefaced Leicester yarn

After a week of snow and freezing temperatures, today was like spring. Sun was shining and everything looked great. My yarn came back from the mill a couple of weeks ago, this time I had my Llanwenog fleeces blended with … 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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Latest Batch of Welsh Wool

This year I have blended my Llanwenog fleeces with some Black Welsh Mountain fleeces to create this stunning grey (50/50%). Below is the light grey yarn as a comparison, which is 25/75%. Again, spun at Curlew Weavers near Newcastle Emlyn, a … 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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More lambs have arrived

We have had 2 more additions to the flock, both Ulla and Suzie had a single lamb each. Below is picture of Suzie’s lamb, just 30 min old. This increased the lamb count to 4 twins and 4 singles, or … Continue reading

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Jumping Llanwenog lambs

I managed to film Tina’s terrible twins jumping all over her, Tina is very patient with them. One of the twins has even managed to stay on top, when Tina got up and walked round, amazing.

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Lambing 2016 has started

Lambing time has finally arrived. The ram arrived on 1st November and we have our first lambs end of March. Una was first, she gave us a Ram Lamb and pretty much did it all by herself. Then Tina decided … Continue reading

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