Category Archives: Sheep

After the sales

Sales are over, and things are a little quieter in Stonesdale. ┬áHere are two of our acquisitions – excellent tups (rams) who will bring vigour to our flock.

Swaledale Tups
Swaledale Tups

Lambing

It’s lambing time again for the farms in West Stonesdale. Our fine Swaledale sheep lamb later than most parts of the country because they spend their lives on the moors and we want to make sure that they have the best chance of raising strong, healthy lambs.

A yow and her lamb
A yow and her lamb

A yow and her lamb

The first few lambs are around in the pastures and barns, and if you visit in the next couple of weeks you’ll see some busy farmers and lots of beautiful bouncing lambs.