Monthly Archives: April 2010

May Day, May Day!

A shorn sheepHowell Farm’s twenty sheep eagerly await Saturday, May 1 when the remaining few in the flock will be sheared of their heavy fleeces during Howell Farm’s annual “Sheep Shearing” day. You can’t pull the wool over these sheep’s … Continue reading

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Harrowing For Oats

Saturday, April 10: Ian Ferry on a roller with horses Jack & Chester Howell Living History Farm’s horse drivers, Ian Ferry and Jeremy Mills, have completed the plowing and disc harrowing of last year’s corn field and will be drilling … Continue reading

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Baby Take A Bow

Howell Farm’s newborns are growing larger every day! The  14 lambs born this year play among themselves in the pasture as the bossy firstborn ram herds the younger lambs.   The 4 piglets are now ten weeks old and in their … Continue reading

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