Well for the past few days with snow on the ground the ducks have been ground in their hut. I didn’t want them to come out of their hut onto the snow if it was going to damage their feet or legs. I wouldn’t fancy running about on snow in my bare feet so couldn’t … Read more Ducks In The Snow December 2009
Over the past 4 days it has been snowing on and off in our region and for the past 3 days we have had a covering of snow on the ground. This was the farmhouse and the lane to and from the village this morning. So how has the snow affected the livestock on our … Read more Snow December 2009
I have been wondering what pigs think of the snow as my guinea fowl do not like snow, but my hens and ducks don’t mind it and my Saddleback pigs are indoors at the moment. Anyway the other day I mentioned this on my daily farm update and one of my reader’s Martin, kindly informed … Read more Tamworth Cross Pigs Enjoying The Snow
Late this morning it started to snow and the snow began to settle pretty quickly. My poultry were out free ranging and I knew that my guinea fowl would not like snow and would eventually fly up into the trees to roost so that they didn’t have to walk in thick snow. So I dashed out to … Read more Snow Stops Play, Poultry Play!