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One crazy, long night-shift

One crazy, long night-shift

There’s a 30-minute rule-of-thumb in lambing which is a good guide of when to go in and help a ewe ...
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Bottle feeding the lambs

Bottle feeding the lambs

It feels like lambing is really getting going now and we’re getting into the swing of a routine. The best ...
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First lambs of 2020!

First lambs of 2020!

It’s always such a relief when lambing actually starts and you get the first few out. Every year I’m nervous ...
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Bringing the Ewes in for lambing

Bringing the Ewes in for lambing

Can you believe …. It has been tipping it down all night! Again! Final preparations laying the straw and filling ...
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Preparing the lambing barn

Preparing the lambing barn

Enough rain already, please stop now! After the floods last week, the trauma to the girls, and the fact that ...
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Flood - stranded ewes rescued!

Flood – stranded ewes rescued!

Well, it’s going to be hard to describe today, but I’ll give it my best shot. The river has been ...