Category Archives: Sheep

If sheep could talk

May 9, 2012 And now we present “Finding Effie,” a one-act play by the Sun and Wind Farm Players. Advertisements

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Summing up the Class of 2012

May 7, 2012 Tilly, the last of the ewes, finally lambed on Friday morning. She is flighty and a first-time mom, so we fretted ahead of time about the state of her mothering skills. She gave birth out in the … Continue reading

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An ode to Spring

April 28, 2012 The 2012 lambs are full of energy, as you can see from this short video. Bringing up the rear, with gusto, is Cow.

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The secret meetings of lambs

April 27, 2012 We’re standing pat for now at 14 lambs for the season, with two ewes left to go. Each night we think, “This is the night for sure,” but in the morning, Tilly and Daisy are still standing … Continue reading

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And two make an even dozen of lambs

April 20, 2012 Lambs 11 and 12 dropped by this morning to convey their greetings. Their mother, Mageroyal, was among the first group of lambs born at our farm, back in 2009. So now we are on our third generation … Continue reading

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Lambs by the bushel

April 15, 2012 The lambs are arriving quickly now at the farm. Two sets of twins were recorded in the last 24 hours. First up, the ewe we call Other had her twins around 9:30 Saturday morning. We’re calling them … Continue reading

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Life with Lucky

April 14, 2012 When last we posted, we were coming to grips with the challenge of saving Lucky, the bottle baby born one week ago today. Her mother was not interested in her, and in fact ran away when we … Continue reading

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