Sheep, Ewe, shearling must have been clean shorn
His job is to make sure my flock of Dorset Down ewes produce lots of little Humphreys and Humphreyesses.
Apparently, the Dorset Down has by far and away the highest pheromone count of any breed of ram.
- Mr & Mrs J G Fowler, Highland Orchard Farm, Burcot, Blackwell.
PESTER power won the day when youngsters Teleri and Monti Roberts saved a shaggy Dorset Down
ram from the chop.
The necessity to give our customers choice and variety has already prompted us to go multi-breed with the cattle and pigs, so despite our liking for the Dorset Down
, it was decided that we needed another breed of sheep as well.
Our next target is the south west of England, the area from Dorset down
Wind your way west past Old Wardour Castle, the Dorset Downs
and the Cerne Abbas giant, and finish on the Jurassic Coast, enjoying Golden Cap's views before descending to Lyme Regis.
COMPTON ABBAS, DORSET LOOKING over the Dorset Downs
, this static caravan is an old showman's wagon, built for itinerant fairground workers and performers.
The research into the four pilot areas - including the Cumbrian High Fells, the Dorset Downs
and the Norfolk Broads - from the Government's conservation agency has drawn up a number of practical actions which Natural England says would need to be taken to help the landscapes and wildlife adapt to changes in the climate.
My small flock of Dorset Downs
started lambing on December 28, which is a bit unfortunate as they were supposed to start at the beginning of the month.