Internet problems are besetting me at the moment and I have been off line for the last few days. I had one glimpse of the World Wide Web a few days ago but after sending a few emails which took almost 3 hours I just turned the whole thing off and gave up - miraculously this morning it had cured itself! Hope it is not temporary.
I am not getting a great deal of sleep at the moment as the lambs are due tomorrow and I did think Stumpy was imminent two days ago but it was just discomfort accompanied by rather a lot of wind. Hopefully, at least one will appear tomorrow - maybe even later when I go back to check.
We have also been busy with fencing - I had to buy a new energiser for the electric fence and it is a pretty scary one which shoots off blue sparks if it earths out. It did come with a free fence tester which is a wonderful little thing you hold on the wire and a multitude of pretty lights twinkle and flash if all is well - much easier than a piece of grass! Sam has been inventing again. This time a sprayer (which actually works, despite what it looks like)!
A better penning solution! - After a long "family illness" and a subsequent reduction of our herd, I am back to report a more recent enhancement to Easter-Wood. One of the problems we ...
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