Well, we have survived another weekend of shearing! My back is fine despite lugging big boys around and Carl and I only had one minor tiff when I wasn't sufficiently on the ball with passing the oil for the clippers. We still have lots of ours to do but we are getting there. Next weekend is 'serious cracking on', as Carl puts it, in order to try and finish all of ours. I have my doubts as I have already booked some in for next weekend.
It is now time to relax and catch up for half an hour before the start of another week. Carl and Sam have been away shearing all day today and Sam has now disappeared again to do some sort of deal over something with a mate of his, all very mysterious!
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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