Cows

Every year our daughter's school holds an agricultural day, where the children have to raise a farm animal and show it at school. Jolan has created a video diary about her calf Agnes. I think she's done an awesome job with her idea, have a look and enjoy . You'll be in for a laugh.

As summer really turned into summer, we decided that it was time for another paddock pick-nick. So we grabbed the pizza, the wine and the kids and went down to the pond in the valley. Not long until we had nosy visitors that were very interested...

I have been listening to that cow in distress now since yesterday afternoon, all night through and had a walk down the valley this morning to make sure it wasn't ours....

Spring is back again and so is the beautiful weather and sunshine.

[caption id="attachment_1285" align="alignnone" width="1024"]Electric wires attachedto first part, second part to come, then normal wires Fencing in the progress[/caption]

That also means work outside can continue.

The spring grass has grown, the alpacas and cows are happy!...

Every year our daughter's school holds an agricultural day, where the children have to raise a farm animal and show it at school. Jolan has created a video diary about her calf Cheeky. I think she's done an awesome job with her idea, have a look and enjoy .

[caption id="attachment_1068" align="alignleft" width="280"]New Calves 2016 New Calves 2016[/caption]

Our new calfies have arrived last Sunday. So cute they are. They have not picked the best weather - it has been raining for a few days and all is soaking wet. I remember last year was beautiful and they were enjoying fresh spring grass. They also arrived earlier. Looks like all is later this year.

Today we separated the cows and the alpacas. The mowerbots (alpacas) are now on our upper paddock to get the grass under control. Look how high it has grown. The cows remain back in the other paddock and we have a new family member in...