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Clue to late puberty in sheep discovered by AgResearch team

AgResearch has announced that a needle-in-a-haystack search for the genetic cause of delayed puberty in a flock of Romney ewes has paid off for a team of its scientists. 497 more words


Summer Newsletter

We had a really good lambing time this Spring; 26 lambs out of 12 ewes including our first ever triplets: 3 lots of them in the end! 933 more words


We’re Lambing

Clever girl!

Just a helping hand to get them started.

Five bottle lambs now!!

So we have five orphaned lambs now! The original one, Mischeifa, is going great. He’s grown lots, and is really fit and healthy. The second two lambs we got were named Bobby, and Boris. 692 more words

The Menagerie

Summer is upon us

Lambs and grass are both growing Рperfect timing!  Micah had a lovely set of twin ewe lambs just a couple days after my last post.   177 more words


Life Since Lambing 2014!

Much time has passed since the busy blur of April. It was decided to lamb both maternal and terminal groups in the last three weeks of the month. 295 more words


One crazy night in Bantry...

So one of the more chaotic days at the farm which included a lot of running around town with Catherine to pick up or drop off kids included picking up one at a friends farm that hosts WOOFers (similar to workaway but it’s only organic farms). 1,269 more words