Monthly Archives: March 2018

Lambing Imminent

The calendar tells us spring is here though so far, the odd glimmer aside, the weather has remained pretty wintry.  However, winter or spring, the date for our ewes to lamb fast approaches.  The first is due April 10th, but could easily be early. [caption id="attachment_2980" align="alignright" width="300"] Sheep in lambing paddock[/caption] So, on Good…
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Don’t mention the Sunshine

The last time I mentioned the sunshine and how welcome it was, within days the "Beast from the East" arrived bringing yet more snow and freezing conditions.  In a way, we were fortunate.  Living in the West, we were on the tail end of it so we only had a couple of inches of snow. …
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