Do you know this sheep? Or at least what breed she might be? She looked at us with a very enquiring air yesterday as we passed her by at the Balmoral Show, so we stopped for a chat. Balmoral was fascinating, and we could have spent days wandering round. These chaps particularly caught our eye –
And we found our ideal cattle – Irish Moiled – the only breed that are natively Northern Irish, and which might appear on the farm before too long.
The parade of cattle was pretty spectacular, and I’m amazed at how well behaved they all were. Last in the day was the showjumping –