I could be in with a shout yet. Dropped from 800 to 38 in 3 weeks. Could be coming up on the rails for a mid week finish🙄🙄
Absolutely fudged as well. Thankfully cows steadied up over last10 days let me catch a breath
We used to have a pair of young nurses who rented a cottage next to my hill lambing fields. They had moved out to the country to ”further their relationship “ in peace. They spent hours out in the garden stark naked and apparently totally stoned any time the weather was clement. They were...
Right on the money @Gator .
30 years ago or so the RSPBbought a big farm on the peat on the island of Islay off the west coast of Scotland. It was home to a cracking herd of suckler cows and some very rare and endangered species of birds, hence the desire of RSPB to own this farm . Cows were...
I’m getting the same. Ewes in good nick, and grazing decent grass, but many just not slackening off. Lambs are properly presented and toes peeping out but no way the ewe will push them out. Leaving for an hour making no difference. Having to just get them lubed and pulled out
I know 2 families that sold up in this neck of the woods and bought in Canada in the late 80’s /early 90’s. Both had what looked like decent grain / stock farms of a good size.
Neither family are still farming. Extremes of weather and family not settling or pulling together did for them both.
We can send you some snow if you want. Was a fecking complete whiteout between 6 and 8pm yesterday . Then more during the night and down to -7 at 5am. Luckily no wind with it so sheep have managed pretty well.