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Our Large Black Weaners have arrived

Our 5 weaners have arrived as well, they are settling in very well and starting to get used to their new environment. Amazing how quickly they start digging the field over…   Advertisements

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Pigs enjoying a wallow

As the weather was improving, the pigs needed a wallow go keep cool. They had already dug a nice size pond, all we needed to do is fill it up with water. They certainly enjoyed it, all muddy afterwards…………   … Continue reading

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Lamb’s first week out

We knew we had to get the lambs outside, once they started jumping up and down on their Mums: It was a lovely Easter Sunday, the sun was just breaking through the mist The ewes were very happy to have … Continue reading

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More lambs

Well, it has been a busy few days.  Within 5 days we had 4 ewes lambing, we were lucky to be able to see this with Tina and Silvia, Maya surprised us as well with presenting us with fresh lambs, … Continue reading

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First Lamb for 2015

A wonderful surprise greeted us this morning, Tara showed us proudly her new born ram lamb, she did it all by herself. Both are doing very well, it is a delight watching and listening to them. Looking forward to seeing … Continue reading

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Batch of Oxford Sandy and Black weaners has arrived

Our new batch of OSB weaners arrived on Sunday, you always forget, how small they are then. We were very happy with the batch we had last year, so we got this lot from the same breeder. The pigs are very friendly, … Continue reading

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New Addition to our flock of lambs

As I really like the fleece of Black Welsh Mountain lambs, we decided to add a couple of lambs to our flock of Llanwenog, now we not only have one black sheep in the family, but two. They are much … Continue reading

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