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Rural venue for conferences and meetings

A question we often hear on answering our phones is “I am looking for a rural venue for a conference or meeting are you really rural” This is an easy yes. Paddocks is a great rural venue for conferences and … Continue reading

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The winter regime

Three hours it took to feed the animals this morning – breaking icy troughs and carrying buckets around. Was desperate for a coffee, hands wet and cold in stiff mitts but thought if I go in and take all my layers off it … Continue reading

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Another birth

Yup another calf born, licked over and up and following mum 89. Fortunately the herd have a deep straw filled barn with hay on tap, as well as their field, so the mum and new born ventured in. As mum … Continue reading

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Living with livestock

The Morning feed There is a symphony of noise, activity and expectation as I walk out the door (side stepping 4 cats who shadow me tripping my stride) to start the morning feed. Pigs squealing and grunting with delight, the … Continue reading

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