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
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”
The hay has finally been cut! All we need now are a few more nice days of sunshine to dry it out, then it will be ready for baling. The sheep are already showing an interest...it isn't like they've just been moved into a fresh paddock or anything... Today really does feel like Autumn, there… Continue reading Hay hay hay!