Archive of March 2009 Articles

We have Newts

31st March 2009 | Southlands Farm News | No Comments

We were mucking out the new stables when “hawk eyed Dee” found a rather torpid newt, she thought it was dead, so she brought it to show me ………..Then it MOVED! Read the full post

New windpowered land speed record for Ecotricity Greenbird

27th March 2009 | Charles' Rants | No Comments

The Ecotricity Greenbird team have just smashed the world wind—powered speed record!  You can read all about it on their website: This is the sort of innovative engineering that will help us, it will generate new ideas about how we can move forward and best of all it feels g Read the full post


1st March 2009 | Southlands Farm News | 1 Comment

On Sunday the ribbiting of frogs in the pond became do loud that I had to go and inspect. The pond was full of our little slug munching friends, and the only thing they were interested in was making frog spawn, and I was able to to get very close by creeping up slowly, normally ... Read the full post



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