So if you followed along last week, you know we are taking some time to introduce everyone who helps out with Narrow Gate Shetlands. These people just happen to be my family so… Let me introduce you to my kinfolks.. 🙂 (To the tune of the Sam Hunt song) This week I want you to […]
We are thankful for our farm. Thankful for our customers. Thankful for our small town. Thankful for our family. And so much more…What are you thankful for this year?
This year, lambing season seemed to go pretty smoothly. We had 17 lambs born. Two were born in freezing temps outside and didn’t survive because we hadn’t predicted that the ewe was ready to give birth so soon. One of our oldest ewes, ten years old, gave birth to two healthy twins. A ewe lamb […]
It’s about to be a busy time on the farm. We have 8 ewes expecting lambs! And they usually have twins. While we don’t know their exact lambing days, we predict that we will start having lambs in the next few weeks 🙂 We also are working on orders and building the business. If you […]
Shetland Sheep Shetland Sheep are a hardy breed of sheep known for their fine wool and small size. They originate in the Shetland Isles which are a part of Scotland. Conditions in the Shetland Isles are very windy and winters can be bitter cold. This breed of sheep was able to survive in these conditions […]