Archives of Glenlee Farm

Autumnal Equinox

As we’ve reached the autumnal equinox we have now officially commenced Autumn and the arrival of some much needed rain has helped mark the occasion. This cool spell enables the crew here at Glenlee to mulch some pastures in preparation for pasture renovation activities and in a few weeks, the dry sowing of fodder cereals […]

February 2017 at Glenlee Farm

The first new season lamb for 2017 arrived at Glenlee Farm last week.  An unexpected, unplanned and unexplained arrival, this lamb was born with two siblings, however, foxes appear to have taken both on successive days after their birth. The damage wrought by cats and foxes to vulnerable fauna this ancient landscape is heartbreaking on […]