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Richard's Bluefaced Leicester ewes at Llangurig show 2002.
Since this photo was taken, the sheep classes have been
cancelled due to the movement restrictions placed on livestock
following the foot and mouth outbreak a few years ago. The
annual show continues, but it is in a much smaller form.
A couple of Richard's Bluefaced Leicester ewes ready to come in to
a warm dry pen for the night. The picture shows the
scenery typical of mid-Wales in winter.
Welsh ewes that Richard used to look after on a Welsh hill farm
called Llechridau (pronounced cleck-rid-die). During times
of heavy snow, the ewes would have supplemental feed of hay.
Welsh ewes. It presents the remoteness of some Welsh
Welsh ewes and rams are the native breed of Wales.
Welsh ewes and ram. The ram has been in with the ewes
since the first week of November, so that the ewes will be
lambing from the first week of April.