The poly tunnel arrived before Christmas but we have only just got around to putting it up, all the hoops are in place now it’s just a case of putting on the cover.
This looks hopeful, we are getting about four eggs a day at the moment, we are advised this should go up as the days get longer. The eggs are worth waiting for, when cooked they stand up like a dome … Read More
We have been given a cockeral who has been named Charlie. He exhausted himself by pestering all the hens as soon as he was introduced, Two hours later we found him being pestered by the hens. Unfortunately this has left … Read More
The chickens will be arriving soon so getting the run and accomodation completed has been a priority. The brick built hut should make a cosy home, hopefully fox proof to keep our first livestock safe.
This is Tabitha’s friend Skittles, she also came from the charity. Her name was given to her by the vets who named her and three sisters after sweets. Both cats are feral so we don’t get cuddles but Skittles is … Read More
This is our veg plot for this year, a local farmer was good enough to plough the area in the Autumn so it could be allowed to break down over the winter. So far we have broad beans and shallots … Read More