Another Lambing Post

As most of you know by now, the past 2 months has been extremely busy with lambing! Thankfully, the end is insight with the Swales happily lambing outside and the inside mules being finally down to double figures! Whilst I have no new exciting tales to tell, I thought I would share with you some […]

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Wonderful Working Dogs

As it’s national pet day, it’s only fair to shout about the fabulous work our working dogs, Polly and Becca, do throughout the year! They are more than just dogs – they are an integral part of our farming lifestyle and are constant companions to us farmers, no matter the weather or the task set […]

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Lamb seeking name 

It is typical that the cutest lamb is born when I am away from the farm! Isn’t she a stunner?! However there is a problem … we don’t know what to call her! Do you guys have any suggestions?! Let me know,

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Dublin Raid for Amnesty International 2017

For those that know me you will be aware that I am on the committee for Leeds RAG (raising and giving) society. And if not, you’ve just learned something new! This weekend (17th-19th February) was our Dublin Raid which involved sending participants to Dublin to bucket shake for Amnesty International – a charity supporting human […]

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Sunday Dog Walk

Once again, I am spending my weekend back in Lancashire. It’s not that I hate city life and university. I just prefer being at home, in the quiet countryside. After all, nothing beats spending the weekend relaxing in a cosy farm house with unlimited cups of tea and home cooked meals. I spent my Sunday afternoon […]

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Charity Skydiving Adventure

Going to University is all about trying new things; many people try out  new sports or find their voice within ACapella. But nothing could have prepared my parents for what I was getting up to.  I had signed up spontaneously to do a 15,000FT skydive as part of Leeds RAG (Raising and Giving Society). Whilst […]

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Scanning Sheep

The alarm went off. It is 5:00AM. Despite the strong urge to hit the snooze button, I dragged myself out of bed and shoved on as many clothes as possible. Why? Because it is time to go scanning. Now, I am presuming most of you reading this will not be from a farming background and […]

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