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23 09, 2010

Do Alpacas Make Good Pets?

By |September 23rd, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

This is the most common query I receive in the emails and phone calls I field about alpacas.  Once I was asked “would an alpaca […]

10 09, 2010

F2 – F3 – F4 – What do the Numbers Mean?

By |September 10th, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

I’m often asked by prosective buyers of our Dorpers “How do I know what the numbers mean? F4? 3rd X ? etc”

Our Dorper herd is […]

27 06, 2010

Management of Donkeys – New Resources Directory with Tips and Common Health Issues

By |June 27th, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

Well as my little donkey herd is slowly expanding as has the number of enquiries I’m now getting for both donkeys and donkey management tips. […]

5 06, 2010

The Boundaries and the Great Divides

By |June 5th, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

I’ve been in the city working for a few days.  It’s such a stark contrast leaving the farm and being back in the city.  In […]

6 04, 2010

Donkey Maintenance

By |April 6th, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

I received an email from Sarah today asking for advice on whether she can keep a Jack and Jenny together year round, and how to […]

13 03, 2010

Lambing Season has Begun!

By |March 13th, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

My niece Emily has moved in with us and was just stoked today to see the birth of twin lambs this afternoon, her first time […]

7 03, 2010

Lamb Price is Best Baa None

By |March 7th, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

From: The Daily Telegraph
March 02, 2010

THE cost of breeding sheep has more than doubled on a year ago as producers bet prices – already at […]

21 02, 2010

Lamb Reaches Record Highs

By |February 21st, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

Have you noticed how the price of lamb has gone through the roof lately?  Apart from the meat we produce on the farm, I choose […]

26 01, 2010

Why donkeys?

By |January 26th, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

“Why donkeys?” is the usual response when I tell people that I breed donkeys.  Closely followed by “what for?”

The answer to the first question is they are […]

19 01, 2010

We’re back!

By |January 19th, 2010|Blog|0 Comments

Well… you probably haven’t even noticed that I’ve been missing in action for the past year…. but in case you did notice that I’d disappeared, […]