Naughty pet lambs…

Honestly, I turned my back for a minute and Pete, Dud and Art (my three pet/ orphan lambs) were raiding about in everyone else’s feed buckets. Heads buried in to bags they were oblivious to me standing behind them filming….well…

The incubator is on…

It’s been a couple of months since our incubator was last used so a thorough clean was in order….there’s no point in spending money on hatching eggs and not making sure you do everything you can to achieve the best hatch rate…

New Rhode Rocks are here…

Another busy day started with the usual mucking out, feeding and watering then a trip to Blantyre to collect our fridge van which was being serviced. Then it was off to collect our pork from our butcher and delivering it…

The Pine Marten strikes…

Oh what a horrible find this morning. It took a moment for me to realise on arriving at the farm that the chickens from our laying flock were already out of their house. A second later I saw the door…

Better late than never…

I can’t believe we have reached May already – it’s been a busy and topsy turvy year to date. The weather has been horrendous. We started lambing early in February which was quickly followed by hatching chicks and ducklings and piglets being…