Johnjo Roberts in a field with dairy cows© Lindsay Walker
The Beast from the East has thankfully relinquished its grip on us. We managed to keep the cows grazing throughout, but keeping the water running was near impossible for a while. The cold caught us somewhat unawares to start off with. It started with the parlour freezing up and then we needed extra wind protection in the calf sheds. However, we must count ourselves lucky, with minimal losses and the tanker drivers doing an amazing job getting to the farm […]