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Summer storms

For the seabirds in the Firth of Forth, June 2017 has been a shocking month. Reported as being the wettest June on record in parts of Fife, the impact of all that rain was very evident when we made our first trip over to the Bass on the 19th June. 396 more words

Battles on Bass Rock

By mid-April almost all the gannets have returned to Bass Rock and tensions are high. Fights are common with birds on the edge of the colony trying to establish themselves on a territory.   466 more words

Calving Season Underway!

For the past 15 years or so, we’ve had our calving season start about 18 May through first week of July.  This worked pretty well, but since i have had scour problems the past two seasons, i was adamant about making changes, so i put the bulls in earlier.   55 more words

Cattle

Breeding Season

Started a while back, full speed now.

The barn I’m at is a breeding barn.  Four stallions, with a total of four mares to be bred this year. 226 more words

Dressage

Bucks, coming out of rut (April 2017)

Bucks crack me up. Mostly because they’re scary and bonkers all in the same moment.

‘Coming into rut,’ in case you don’t know, is the hormone surge that happens to bucks during breeding seasons. 537 more words

Dairy Goat Diaries

Nominations

Nominations for 2017 Breeding Season

Sea the Stars is proving popular once again.

Breeding Season