Week 27: The Harris Tweed arrives!

Week 27: The Harris Tweed arrives!

The Craft Room is about to move up a gear and there is a new love in my life... It ...
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Week 26: Water water everywhere

Week 26: Water water everywhere

The weather put itself firmly back into the limelight early this week with some fantastic and dramatic storms.  We needed ...
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Solar-powered water system

Solar-powered water system

As part of our commitment to sustainable farming and the environment, we try very hard to protect the delicate ecosystems ...
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Week 25: The Kitten and the Ewe

Week 25: The Kitten and the Ewe

If my phone rings when Phil is out on early sheep checks, it only means one thing … trouble. This ...
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Shearing the flock

Shearing the flock

This day is awaited with eager anticipation every year.  By now, they have been growing their fleeces for a year ...
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Rainwater harvesting

Rainwater harvesting

All our water is FREE! In our latest YouTube video join Phil as he explains how our rainwater harvesting system ...
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Chainsaw!

Chainsaw!

Clearing the land ready for summer grazing. After a very wet winter, we’ve taken a lot of tree damage along ...
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Moving the lambs out to pasture

Moving the lambs out to pasture

So with lambing calming down, the focus is switching to moving the first lambs and their ewes further away to ...
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Lambs in the kitchen?

Lambs in the kitchen?

Why do I sleep during lambing? Every year, one of the ewes slides out their lambs unseen while the whole ...
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EMERGENCY - The vet's on site!

EMERGENCY – The vet’s on site!

Why is it always the favourite ewe? Rosy has an interesting back story, I won’t go into it here. Suffice ...