Field, hay, Sheep

We’ve got hay…sort of

This afternoon around 5pm Binty got a call from the contractor who has been sorting out our hay.  "The hay is done, but you're going to want to put it away before it starts raining."  Sadly by the time the phone-call had ended rain was starting to set in.  So, we all pitched in; Mr P,… Continue reading We’ve got hay…sort of

Field, Sheep

“Make hay while the sun shines”

Sadly, despite having cut and turned the hay during the good weather, our contractor didn't bale it yesterday.  We've had a lot of rain, and there is more to come...not good news for the hay crop.  It may yet be salvageable (which is what we are hoping), but the nutritional value will have been affected… Continue reading “Make hay while the sun shines”