Rob and Jo leaning on a gate in the rain© Tim Scrivener
I can only imagine every other column in this week is full of the miserable realities of a wet spring. Unfortunately, in our low-cost extensive lambing system, the difficulties are becoming very apparent. We rely on grass cover having rested lambing paddocks over the winter and the ability to drive a truck and trailer over the fields to check on stock during lambing.  Non-existent grass growth has meant we have been running silage to sheep. Using a small eBay-purchased trailer […]