Summer Pastures https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/ Summer Pastures Munch Time A young ram lamb enjoys a variety of greens. https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176410565 176410565 What's in There? Sheep are curious! https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176410564 176410564 Portable Battery and Charger Unit A marine battery serves to charge the electric fence. https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176410559 176410559 Moving the Fence The fence is moved daily, giving the sheep access to fresh pasture every day. https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176410560 176410560 Moving the Shelter Sheep don't mind snow, cold, or rain, but they don't like heat. The shade shelter doubles as a catch pen for treatments like hoof care and shearing. https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176410561 176410561 Plugging in the Fence This may be the most important task of the day. https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176410563 176410563 Shetland Ram Shetlands have beautiful, soft, fine wool. Shetland/Churro crosses have a nice texture, too. https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176410566 176410566 The Happy Helper He's not a herding dog, but he's good at guarding gaps as I move the fence. By leaving his doggy scent behind, he also helps discourage predators. https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176410562 176410562 Sheep Transport This is our "farm truck" in which we move the flock, five or six at a time, to and from pasture in spring and fall. https://ashgrovefarm.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoID=176410567 176410567