Spring means lambing season

Our first lamb of 2015 was born 2 days ago.  And she is the first natural color lamb born on this farm!  And, she looks just like her papa.

Hoglah is such an attentive mother that she makes it hard to get any pictures.  Here is one taken inside of the pasture jug.

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Most of my attempts today resulted in this:

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Hoglah very deliberately placed herself between me and her little one.

But I did manage to catch a glimpse of the two together.  Mama enjoying the fresh green grass and some dandelion blossoms and her ewe lamb testing out her legs.

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New growth is popping out everywhere as seen here:

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American Plum (Prunus americana) Blossoms

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Tamarack (Larix laricina)

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Filed under Farm, Fiber Arts, Local Food, Natural world, Seasons, Sustainability

3 responses to “Spring means lambing season

  1. jeffmetoxentsy

    Too Cool Jane!!!
    Jeff

  2. Lori (Martha's friend)

    Congratulations! She’s adorable. Looking forward to learning her name.

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