22nd May 2019


The English landscape Someone, perhaps Robert Brooke wrote a line to the effect ‘how fortunate to be in England now spring has come’. Whether we are […]
15th May 2019

Lambs, moorhens and horse chestnut trees

With Tim out for the first four days of the week it was just as well there were no major excitements. For the start of May […]
9th May 2019

Higher Tier Stewardship

This has been a very active week on the farm. The first stages of reseeding required for our Higher Tier Stewardship have been completed – in […]
3rd May 2019

Lots of activity

It has not been an average week by any stretch of the imagination, and that statement ignores the change in the weather. The most important news […]
24th April 2019

Busy Days!

As always lambing is a hard time for those actively involved. After 15 days, more than two-thirds of the ewes have lambed. It means long hard […]
17th April 2019

Spring has sprung!

Well it has been one of those weeks – and the weather has played only a small part. Lambing started on Monday, TB testing was on […]
12th April 2019

Excellent inspection news!

I think I must start by reporting that our inspection on Thursday went really well and so we retain our Red Tractor Assurance and Soil Association […]
3rd April 2019

A busy week with great news.

It is very hard to tell how much of the tiredness we feel at the end of the week results from the media bombarding us with […]
29th March 2019

Preparations are afoot!

Where to start! At least the weather has been as forecast – warm and dry. Although a ewe and a lamb died, overall the animals look […]