Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Bluebells in Wooda Wood

Been to see the Bluebells again today, what a fantastic sight, the wood is literally carpeted with them, the scent is heavenly.

Piglet and Water Trough

We fight a never ending battle here to reunite water and pigs.

On a sunny day though a new use has been found of our most recent design of drinker :)

This design is in preference to the standard low lamb/cattle drinker which is the perfect size to trap a weaner of about 12 weeks

Saturday, May 22, 2010

3 Sisters Day One

This afternoon I planted up a 3 Sisters Plot, 4 times bigger than last years failed attempt. Will it be compost or will it be produce?

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Large Black Piglets Again 2

And here is the second litter

Large Black Piglets Again

Our first litter of this batch

and all 10 feeding contently you'll have to turn your on its side for this one

Sunday, May 2, 2010

Jealous Sibling

Jane gets to her feet and her jealous sibling literally butts in

Sunny Day

Jane the calf gets her first sunny day

Calf Gets a licking

This a video of our calf getting licked .... a lot! now you know why cows have rough tongues

Saturday, May 1, 2010

Its a new day

Calf all cleaned up now and enjoying the warm sun
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