The chicken experiment

The chicken experiment

We’re trying something different on the farm at the moment. We’ve bought 50 baby chicks of a meat breed of chicken to farm as pasture raised meat birds. We’ll be processing them ourselves so will keep them for our own consumption but if we find it to...
A touch of green

A touch of green

After so many months of no rain it has been positively glorious to have so much rain this month! The grass is finally starting to grow again and the warm weather is also helping. With a bit more of this type of weather we might be able to start to think about...
Calving season

Calving season

With the drought upon us we have destocked all but our breeding herd of cows. September and October is calving season for us with lots of little calves plopping into the world everyday! As they start to grow and become more and more active and playful it gets harder...