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Wet and Wetter - Muir of Dinnet NNR

Well, that’s been another wet week. Just when you think it’s getting a bit better, nope, here comes the rain again. Everything is growing furiously and I’m getting a little fed up of cutting grass in the rain. 637 more words

Muir Of Dinnet NNR

...it finally arrived

Finally, freedom came! Not by choice!

Curious but just not going down that scary ramp!

I picked up four and put them down the hole. Waited, waited, nothing! 197 more words

A family outing

After work this evening, I walked down to the allotment to check on the water levels. I arrived to find the site empty but I found the flood levels have dropped. 175 more words

Build This: Hoop Tractor v3.0

When you have poultry or waterfowl grow-outs (but especially waterfowl, since they make such a mess with water), a tractor is invaluable. It keeps them safe from predators but allows the growing birds to scratch, bathe, find bugs, eat greens, and enjoy fresh air and sunshine – creating a “controlled” free range (more precisely, pastured) environment. 484 more words

Homesteading / Farming

It's 3 this time!

Guess the bird….!

Photo: Clicks from our balcony lampshade (Collage of Honor 8pro photos)


A day of two halves

Yesterday, I walked down to the allotment in the sunshine. Thankfully the rain had stopped and I wandered down to the main coop to find all the chickens sunbathing. 570 more words