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Post Update Lameness in lambs – Useful i May 7, 2013

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Post Update Lameness in lambs – Useful information in identifying, preventing and treating lameness or limping in lambs. From experience gained at Fifesmallholder. Related posts: Keeping lambs safe on the smallholding Advice and tips on keeping lambs safe on a smallholding… Heir And A Spare on the smallholding We have been a bit later putting our boys in… Do sheep drink water? It is a common myth sometimes believed by novice smallholders… http://ow.ly/2wGfWv

 

Post Update How to move sheep on your sm April 16, 2013

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Post Update How to move sheep on your smallholding – How to move sheep from A to B. Experience and tips from Fifesmallholder on how to move your sheep around your smallholding. Related posts: New sheep page on smallholding website Please check out our new page that shows the diversity… Do sheep drink water? It is a common myth sometimes believed by novice smallholders… Keeping lambs safe on the smallholding Advice and tips on keeping lambs safe on a smallholding… http://ow.ly/2wcnEM

 

Post Update feeding and caring for wild April 2, 2013

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Post Update feeding and caring for wild birds and chics – Its Easter and there is the sound of chicks in the old swallow nest attached to our sunroom.  This concerns me as 2013 has been the coldest Easter in 100 years.  We still have snow and its very cold.  I know that wild bird chicks need catepillars, and greenfly to survive and there will be […] Related posts: Wild bird food natural and supplementary In winter, small birds should be fat to avoid starvation… Hedge… http://ow.ly/2vSm66

 

Post Update To a Mouse – On turning her January 26, 2013

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Post Update To a Mouse – On turning her up in her nest with the plough, Burns identifies the animal with the human world, although the poem is essentially about himself. Related posts: The Cheering Blaze They say that making up a fire is an art… http://ow.ly/2utYKq

 

Post Update Gardeners Delight evergreen December 19, 2012

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Post Update Gardeners Delight evergreen foliage from the smallholding http://ow.ly/2tOYlk

 

Post Update A Trifle Inconvenient – Wher December 2, 2012

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Post Update A Trifle Inconvenient – Where I grew up the Christmas menu was (and probably still is):

Prawn Cocktail
Turkey and Trimmings
Trifle Related posts: Scotch Eggs from the smallholding How to make scotch eggs with stale bread and free… Too Much Of A Good Thing Recipes and tips to use up seasonal excess on the… http://ow.ly/2tvXQY

 

Post Update Bend to my will selling will December 1, 2012

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Post Update Bend to my will selling willow from the smallholding http://ow.ly/2tv5Jz