I replaced gate ties on the North Marsh this afternoon. Over time the posts lean away from the gates; the locking bolts are then too short, so I have to tie the gates shut with rope. For some reason, the cattle wouldn’t follow me into North Pasture; they stood at the fully open gate and bellowed until I was out off sight. On my return, over an hour later, the herd, with… Read More
Gill and I went on our regular nature walk of the local areas around Wilden Marsh Nature Reserve yesterday.
How would you like this big boy blocking your escape route because you won’t open the gate to the Tenant Farmer’s Field?