2023, Waiting on Lambs!

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Love it. Ha - it’s like one of the math word problems in grade school! 😊
You could go with fewer paddocks and see how it works, adding paddocks when you know more what will work for you.
I never want to touch another roll of fencing after this. I do it all alone, by hand. I'm more than sick n tired of it. 😅 And it's very hilly, all fence lines will be going up, at various amounts of steepness.
I have a tractor for wood posts & moving equipment, but tposts are fully by hand, so is unrolling fencing. Well, the hill will unroll them at least. Lol.





I'm thinking 12 paddocks...I don't want to keep growing the flock, way too many rams I'll be keeping for dog food. And people are too weird about what they want, with all of the liars breeding & selling mutts, so it's no longer worth it to keep growing. Might sell some other sheep this year, too.

If I do 12, then the 7 paddocks by the barn change to just two. So, those fence rolls & tposts will be pulled and reused.
 

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Omg, this is impossible...
I guess next year I can sell carrier ewes that have ewe lambs.

If Lucia has a ewe by Mag next year, Lucia will sell.

Think I should list Bayley this year.

Sugar I'll sell next year and hope she has a ewe lamb. Same with Raichu.

After that, almost the entire flock is home grown & codon RR.
 

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I never want to touch another roll of fencing after this. I do it all alone, by hand. I'm more than sick n tired of it. 😅 And it's very hilly, all fence lines will be going up, at various amounts of steepness.
I have a tractor for wood posts & moving equipment, but tposts are fully by hand, so is unrolling fencing. Well, the hill will unroll them at least. Lol.
YOWWW -- yeah I get that for sure. 12 might be the way to go then esp if you are downsizing (is that even possible :hide;). So many ways to do it, no wrong way (short of the obvious). I was thinking do big ones that you could split with a single line of fencing - but that means going back later which isn't in your plan.
 

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207 went to the vet for his travel papers.
115 should be leaving soon.
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Tatiana sale failed, they're just getting one lamb instead. But I found the dog attacking sheep I needed. And Seadra also stomps at him. So, that's good. Now if only the rest would get with the program!
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