We have done an “online sale”, well more than that we have packed up half a pig and sent it to Scotland. I say grandly “we” - I had some great intel on the Royal Mail and have learned a lot about insulation - all...
It was a lively start to the last Bank Holiday of May with seven Highland cows walking up the A684 at 6.30am with West Witton in their sights. Luckily, they recognised home - or the bull smelt some interesting heifers - and they trotted through a...
Good news and bad - all the highlands have safely delivered their five calves. But with one heifer and four bull calves, we will only have one replacement for the herd in two-years’ time.
Swinithwaite Highland Herd
It has taken an eight-hour power cut and a gentle nudge or two to put the latest farming and family news on a screen.
The power cut
The plumbers took up residency in August to tear out the old and broken hundred-year-old pipes and...