Tag: calf

MISTY STILL DAY

Right this minute – it is 5.23am  -it is 53F/11C, really warm. And wet, sopping all over, really wet, wet air and wet ground and wet all around. I can hear water dripping off the eaves into the gardens and the water barrel. 

BROKE IT

Broke the barn door.

SLEEPS WITH PIGS

Sleeps with PIgs

SATURDAY

SATURDAY ALREADY!

ALEX’S BABY

ALEX’S BABY HAS ARRIVED!

INKY

INKY

An announcement as we run

Sometimes you just have to run.  And yesterday evening The Bobby was doing just that. After waiting out yet another strong storm, standing in the drenching rain and high winds, there was no way he was going in for the night.  He just ran.… Continue Reading “An announcement as we run”

Hey Hay Day

Looks like we are baling today.  Fingers crossed as there is a shower imminent. There was a sprinkling of rain in the night too but not enough to stop us. So if the next storm goes round I will press PLAY.  The air is… Continue Reading “Hey Hay Day”

Cow and Calf – Images

Lady Astor and her calf. Bobby Blue is sitting against his mother – out of the wind. It was cold again yesterday.  (And cold again last night just for the record. Overnight of 46F and almost June. Lady Astor does not care – she… Continue Reading “Cow and Calf – Images”

Fencing (and not the fun kind)

Today we are going to begin fencing in one of the wet hay fields so I can put the cows out there.  The ground out there is seldom totally dry. We have a few days of seriously hard labour ahead of us.  Fencing then… Continue Reading “Fencing (and not the fun kind)”