A FUN DAY FENCING ON THE WEST COAST…

A FUN DAY FENCING ON THE WEST COAST…

We’re on the West Coast farm, enjoying lovely spring whether. We’ve come to fence off the pasture so that we can keep the sheep here during summer. Because there are no predators on this side of the big highway, we’re just using sheep netting with top wires and adding...
FINALLY SOME BEAUTIFUL LAMBS…

FINALLY SOME BEAUTIFUL LAMBS…

Tired, but happy: We finally got three healthy lambs. We’ve also been doing a bit of direct seeding, putting up a 20m caterpillar tunnel, making predator poles and taking the yurts up to the forest, and we’ve started building the new decking. We’re looking...
SNOW, BAD LAMBS AND CHICKEN POO…

SNOW, BAD LAMBS AND CHICKEN POO…

We’d just transplanted the first kales and then it snowed again… We also stayed up late for lambing, sadly only to welcome two more bad lambs. Eggs have started coming, so we’ve been ironing out the last nest box kinks, and we’ve also prepared the second tunnel for...
A SUCCESSFUL WEST COAST MISSION

A SUCCESSFUL WEST COAST MISSION

I’m down at my West Coast farm to map out the fencing. That will allow me to purchase the materials needed, and I’ll then bring a small team with me to set it up. We’re mostly going to follow the edges of the pasture and then add a bit of fencing up on the giant rock,...