Lambs, Rambo & a new fence

Ewes and lambs are doing well. All of the lambs are of very good quality but we still have a bunch of ewes that we hope will lamb. The lambs are learning about the electric fences. But some just look especially cute as they rest. This is Rambo He is now on mom number...

Building Fences

We decided to build a welded wire fence around the front pear orchard field portion that we hayed last year. That will give us 2 grazing paddocks in that area. We would normally use electric netting but these need to be safe for the rams and they tend to get caught by...

New Fence Done & Wide Loads

The new middle divider fence is now finished. It looks wonderful and will be a much better fence than our temporary welded wire one. The sheep, on the other hand, are really looking like wide loads. I hope they lamb soon, they are really getting big. Desert Weyr Farm...

Solar Sheep & More Fences

One of our pregnant ewes catching a few rays. The evil sheep eye. Caren and I. She wanted a scratch but was a bit concerned when I held out my arm with the camera and it made such a funny clicking noise. Larry is back to build a replacement for the...

Sheep Nests & New Fence

Our sheep dig nests in the bedding pack and sleep there. No lamb eggs for Easter though.Here is one of our ewes in her nest. We got the last bit of the west divider fence done today. Still have to fix the top section that goes over the gated pipes but we’re...