(Late) Fall Lambs

While winter continues to loom near, we have had a deliciously long fall season on our Indiana farm. It was the perfect year to breed our Horned Dorset flock for fall lambs… especially since they are decidedly late fall lambs. The oldest of the group are now about a week old, and I’ve been out to … More (Late) Fall Lambs

Counting Sheep

Spring has sprung—and the lambs are bouncing! I have spent much of the last few weeks in the barn. I’ll still spend (too) much of my time with the sheep in the next month—not as a vigilant midwife, but for the sheer pleasure of watching the lambs grow and learn and play. There always seems … More Counting Sheep