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Woodsmoke

  • Joined Aug 2019
  • Forfar
Hello All
« on: August 29, 2019, 03:27:28 pm »
Hi Everyone  :wave:

My wife and I have just moved onto a smallholding near Forfar in Angus. We have a small flock of Shetland sheep, a couple of horses, and our two dogs. We're shortly to add hens and ducks to the place too. It's been a steep learning curve so far, but we're thoroughly-enjoying our new life  :thumbsup:

Looking forward to getting to know you all!

All the best,

Woody and Nic
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Briggsy from Gower

  • Joined Nov 2018
Re: Hello All
« Reply #1 on: September 01, 2019, 07:44:44 am »
Welcome aboard!

Rosemary

  • Joined Oct 2007
  • Barry, Angus, Scotland
    • The Accidental Smallholder
Re: Hello All
« Reply #2 on: September 01, 2019, 09:04:42 am »
Hello and welcome from  :sunshine: Carnoustie  :wave:

DavidandCollette

  • Joined Dec 2012
Re: Hello All
« Reply #3 on: September 01, 2019, 09:23:00 am »
Welcome from North Lincolnshire (this week), and South Ayrshire (next week)  :wave:

Fleecewife

  • Joined May 2010
  • South Lanarkshire
    • Wester Gladstone Hebridean Sheep
Re: Hello All
« Reply #4 on: September 01, 2019, 01:17:54 pm »
Hello and welcome  :) .  You will get to love your hens when they arrive  :hughen: :hugsheep:


I was rather hoping from your name that you would be a charcoal burner - I would love to meet someone who lives in the woods making charcoal  ;D :tree: :tree: :tree:
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Perris

  • Joined Mar 2017
  • Gower
Re: Hello All
« Reply #5 on: September 02, 2019, 06:28:06 am »
 :wave: hello Woody and Nic; good luck with your new adventure  :fc:

sally101

  • Joined Sep 2019
Re: Hello All
« Reply #6 on: September 03, 2019, 10:30:34 pm »
I'm a newbie - hopefully will have my smallholding soon - looking at buying - here for help & advice. Good luck and enjoy the journey!

SallyintNorth

  • Joined Feb 2011
  • Cornwall
  • Rarely short of an opinion but I mean well
Re: Hello All
« Reply #7 on: September 07, 2019, 09:29:05 am »
Welcome from North Cornwall.   :wave:

Pictures always acceptable :).  Particularly of cute Shetland sheep ;) :hugsheep:  :love: :sheep:
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