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Paul Rowlston
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Plenty of eggs
Think the geese have started laying!!!!  

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Chicken joy!!!
Think the Scots Dumpy Chickens  are enjoying their clean shed

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Last job of a fine day
Last job of a fine day, cleaning out the Scots Dumpy chickens  

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Heptavac'd the other sheep!!!
We also Heptavac'd and drenched my parents two Coloured Ryelands and moved them to a clean field.

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clearing up ready for fertilizer
Next job for today was clearing the croft at No 10 of all the feeding and watering equipment ready for spraying. I have passed my tractor spraying licence, bought an old Allman sprayer and got some liquid seaweed fertiliser from hebrideanliquidseaweed.co.u...

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Gathering and jagging the sheep
Busy busy on the croft in this lovely weather. We are using Heptavac P+ on the sheep for the first time this year so we needed to get them done in time for lambing, all done with their first jag and back out on the grazings. Ably assisted by my Dad. See the...

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Hay delivery
We had our monthly hay and straw delivery yesterday, delivered to the door by Ironside & son. All I had to do was put it in the barn with a little help from a couple of bull calves. I suppose the proof of the quality is in the eating!!!    

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New bit of kit for the tractor
Just taken delivery of the front loader for my recently bought tractor. Its a LO9 loader for the 995 series David Brown tractors. Now just have to find some help to unload it!!!!!  

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fetching the old boy home!!!
Had a quick rescue mission to do yesturday, the old ram we put out on the grazings with the ewes ( to catch any that missed the first time around) had wandered off on his own and had appeared out near the road about 2 miles and round a hill from where the e...

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Bent muck forks
Started the final bit of the barn clean out on saturday, the ewe hogg pen. Got stopped early as I have bent the muck forks, think it will be a trip to a welder!!!
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