January

In January, our team brave the cold weather to tend to our sheep. They ensure the sheep are well fed and their bedding is fresh, as well as scanning our ewes with ultrasound so we know how many lambs to expect.

This month our final sugar beet is also lifted and sent to our local factory, Cantley, to be processed into Silver Spoon sugar.

On the farm

December

December on Hirst’s Farm

Cow ultrasounds and Christmas prep.

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November

November on Hirst’s Farm

Preparing for the winter months.

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July

July on Hirst’s Farm

Maize mazes and a visitor in the cowshed.

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June

June on Hirst’s Farm

Sheep shearing and silage making.

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May

May on Hirst’s Farm

More seeds are planted and animals start to grow.

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April

April on Hirst’s Farm

Lambing, calving, crops and Fun Park opening.

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March

March on Hirst’s Farm

Calving and crop drilling begins.

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February

February on Hirst’s Farm

Getting ready for lambing and ploughing the land.

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January

January on Hirst’s Farm

Sheep ultrasounds and harvesting sugar beet.

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