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Posted by John Foster on February 21, 2010 at 12:41 PM Comments comments (0)

This was an unexpected surprise this morning, and us farmers are to supposed to know what the weather is going to do. It is a bit cold on the hands but my dog is enjoying itself.

Just 4 hours old

Posted by John Foster on January 21, 2010 at 2:56 PM Comments comments (0)


This is the cow we were keeping a close eye on last night, calved this morning with no problems, mother and son both doing well as you can see.


Photo of new calf now added

Posted by John Foster on January 21, 2010 at 1:49 PM Comments comments (1)

As promised here is the photo of the calf born yesterday.  It is a little girl and she is a jersey cross freisian - she will be with us at the farm for many years to come.  Not yet named I need the name book for this one.


Two new calves

Posted by John Foster on January 20, 2010 at 5:07 PM Comments comments (0)

Two new calves born today!  Photo's to follow. Another one imminent so sleepless night tonight.  She will need to be checked every few hours to ensure there is no problems during calving - your turn Tom!!!!