Farmer John Scott with some of his sheep© Jim Varney
As a general rule, April is the toughest month for us at Fearn Farm. The workload is unrelenting, everyone is tired and emotional and if, like this year, spring is late, feed requirements are high until grass growth really kicks in. For us, lambing is a bit like going into a dark tunnel – exciting at the start, but before long all you want to see is the light at the other end. Thankfully for us there is now light […]