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Bridget's June Blog
20 Jun 2016 Monday

Bridget's June Blog

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For our Open Farm Sunday the sun shone and we had over 100 extra visitors to Berry's. Some highlights were Tim's Farm tours - here he is showing off the highland cattle. The smiling Scouts from the 1st Wensleydale Scout Troop helped supervise...

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Bridget's May Blog - Part Two
25 May 2016 Wednesday

Bridget's May Blog - Part Two

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At last the cattle have been put out to grass - it must be a lovely feeling for them after the barns. As if to celebrate the large pale south Devon cow had a lovely calf, we hope to have it on show for 1/2 term and Open Farm Sunday 5th June....

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Bridget's May Blog - Part One
16 May 2016 Monday

Bridget's May Blog - Part One

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As all the young stock are growing fast - it always amazes me how quickly the piglets, calves, lambs and chicks eat solid food after they are born, within a few days all the young stock with try hay, nuts or grass. The chickens that hatched at...

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April Blog - Part 2
25 Apr 2016 Monday

April Blog - Part 2

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As I am writing Mango the mangolitza sow is giving birth (farrowing). I am trying not to look as peace and quiet are essential, but the last count was 3, can you see the little faces? watch this space! Another celebration was a climb up to the...

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Bridget's April Blog
11 Apr 2016 Monday

Bridget's April Blog

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We all enjoyed Easter at Berry's - the tables were full with lots of compliments on the food (well done the kitchen team), and the Farm Attraction was launched and all the animals had delivered their young safely. We had fluffy chicks in time for...

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