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Weekly photo challenge: Summer lovin' - Petersham to Richmond

Weekly photo challenge: Summer lovin’

Show us something you love. It could be your favorite novel, the light of the moon on your deck at night, the beach on a hot day, or that special you-know-who.

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Sound Familiar?

I heard a wonderful story on Wyoming Public Radio the other day about Colonial Spanish Mustangs.  And boy did a lot of it sound familiar!  There were the common characteristics of these sorts of equines:  sure-footed, hardy, small (by equine standards), shaped by their environment, etc.  378 more words

Fell Ponies


When I was writing No Accounting for Death, I searched high and low for suitable pictures of Southdown sheep which I could use on the cover- but to no avail! 78 more words

Free Range Pork for sale

3 of our lovely Oxford Sandy & Black pigs have gone to slaughter, and produced some beautiful meat. We have some roasts and chops for sale, but mainly sausages ranging from Cumberland, Garlic  to Chilli. 25 more words

Free Range Meat

Poultry in motion

Why is watching chickens so relaxing? No matter what else is on your mind, it seems that just a few minutes spent in their company dispels any other thoughts. 264 more words


Envying Generational Equestrian Wisdom

Is there something you are able to do that your mother or father or grandmother or grandfather taught you that is easy for you but hard for other people?  692 more words

Fell Ponies

Home and Away!

We love Heeley City Farm very much, and so do the animals (we hope). However, last year when two people approached us asking if we would like to graze some of our animals on their land, we jumped at the opportunity. 487 more words

Animal Dairy