|Pay by Weight advisory letter.|
|Daffs just starting to show their noses.|
|The mead is still bubbling away.|
|Lisacul Players' next production (from the website).|
|The season for hearty stews with loads of root veg. This one|
from one of the culled cockerels - a Roo Stoo?
|Bobtail's 3 chicks at 11 weeks seem to suddenly be like small|
hens, rather than babies.
Meanwhile, everything else is chugging along. Bobtail's 'babies' seem to have changed overnight into small hens and left behind all traces of chick-hood. Stumpy's three (9 weeks) are not far behind. The white hen, Connie, is now settled happily in her broody-cage where she can get to food and water but none of her sisters can helpfully drop eggs in and add to her workload.
|Stumpy with 2 of her youngsters.|
|Connie's broody-cage. She is behind the |
'galv' bucket which is on top of the black
|Pruning the willow arch.|
|Nice and cosy. Connie sitting on 5 duck eggs.|