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Lamb Population Explosion

Robin McConaughy

Robin McConaughy

Double Brook FarmDay by day, hour by hour, minute by minute…there are more lambs!

Brett and Orlando are working overtime just keeping track of which lamb goes with which ewe and who is about to lamb who can wait until next week. Over 200 have already been born!

Double Brook FarmAt this time of year especially, the title ‘Farmer’ means the following: vet, carpenter, weatherman, mechanic, electrician and soil/grass specialist. Renaissance man (or woman)! The ewes appreciate all the attention…

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Double Brook FarmThey just love these sunny, cool days. It couldn’t be better for lambing. Not too hot and not too chilly.

Double Brook FarmWe’ll update the lamb count as they continue to be born. We’re more than halfway there!

Double Brook FarmKeep an eye out for the herd – and Bea – on Carter Road. Bea has been doing a great job protecting the lambs from coyotes, which have been frequently spotted in neighboring yards. Good girl!

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