Monthly Archives: February 2012

Sheep “Magnum’d” Today

All the sheep have been dosed by pouring on a few milligrams of Magnum to prevent fly-strike and kill any lice. There are still 48 ewes and ewe lambs, 30 wether lambs, and one ram. Ewes and ewe lambs are … Continue reading

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Sheep Mostly Shorn – Rain Stopped Play

Bruce Richardson (Mobile Shearing) came at 10:15am and managed to shear most of the sheep before rain set in. Karola helped and afterwards put the shorn ewes and ewe lambs in the Goose paddock, the unshorn ones in the Island … Continue reading

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Lawn Mowers on the Cottage Lawn

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All Drenched, Most Poured-On

We drenched all 79 sheep today, Scanda (meat withholding 10 days) and in addition put fly-strike preventative pour-on Magnum on the 48 ewes and ewe lambs (meat withholding zero days). Karola also recaptured a little ewe lamb #141 that was … Continue reading

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