Wooly Jumpers

In September we said good-bye to the last of our llamas as they left the ranch to go live with a new family. In their stead, as a fiber source, we said hello to five new sheep. Lulu, Mrs. Pickles, Lester and the catchily named 161 and 162. After consultations with Melisa’s Instagram and Facebook…

By Charlie September 25, 2019 0

More Losses

As I mentioned in my last posting, we have had more losses over the last 18 months at Alba Ranch. From the LDGs we lost Willow, Rachel and Ike. Willow we lost in a predator attack, which also injured Rachel. None of the goats were injured, but we were devastated by the loss of Willow. …

By Charlie December 15, 2018 0

Hiatus

It’s been another long time between posts on my blog. For a number of reasons. Sometimes life just runs away with you! First off, our hosting account was hacked resulting in some malicious code being added. That meant that Melisa’s Alba Ranch blog and my mam’s old blog, Grace’s Scotland were both deleted and google…

By Charlie December 1, 2018 0