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Lambing 2019

Apologies for the scarcity of posts from Croick this year. It is not because of a lack of activity. Rather the reverse, we have been to busy to get near this blog. The main event of the year has been … Continue reading

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Sika, up close and personal

One of the benefits of feeding the pigs every morning is that we have a daily opportunity to watch a small herd of sika hinds get increasingly confident and close as they target their share of the pigs daily rations. … Continue reading

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Cooling down

There have not been many days this year when you had to worry about keeping cool; today may well have been the first one. These deer obviously found the river a good place to keep cool and we watched them … Continue reading

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Making haylage

The grass is cut, the sun is shining, so it is time to get it dried and baled as quickly as possible. After a long period of poor weather it is essential to grab the opportunity when you can.

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28 April, 6.30am, -5c

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Lambing shed selfie

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Winter View

Winter View

View up the strath towards Glaschoil cottage, with deer to the left

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