Farmlife Farmed: 11 photos of 2020 lambing season so far

Here’s to all the lambers out there. As one of the great highlights of the farming year, lambing season is a challenging but joy-filled time for Britain’s farmers.

Farmers Weekly readers have been busy snapping all the action of the 2020 lambing season. Here are some of our favourite shots from the season so far.

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See also: 13 tips for successful lambing outdoors

The day before her third birthday, Meredith wanted to help move the new mums and babies on her family farm in South Leicestershire as part of her present. Hannah Webb sent this one in.

Little girls holding lamb

Tom Copey shared this rather sweet shot from the lambing shed.

Man holding lamb

Here’s 18-month-old Dennis feeding Lilly the lamb. Thanks to Michelle Jones for sharing this one.

Child feeding lamb with bottle

Quadruplets born on Isabella Patterson’s farm in County Down.

Four lambs and ewe

Tilly, aged 7, loves her flock of Ryeland and Coloured Ryeland sheep. She got stuck in and helped with lambing for the first time this year.

Girl with lambs

Seth has his own small flock of Coloured Ryeland sheep, which he was very excited to see produce some lovely lambs this year.

Boy with ewe and lamb

This is four-year-old Arabella checking the lambs on the farm in south Derry.

Girl with lamb

This bunch look very cozy. Thanks to Emma Newey for sharing this photo.


New entrants Flora Searson and Lewis Steer shared this great shot from lambing their native Dartmoor breed flocks on Dartmoor, Devon.

Ewe and lambs

Two-year-old Anna Craig welcomes the first lamb of the year with her dad, Matthew, in County Tyrone.

Girl and man with lamb

Jack Hulland, aged three, helping mum Sarah out with the feeding as the lambing season gets under way.

Boy with lamb