Ed demonstrates how to take the ox yoke off the Gloucester heifers
Ed, the farmer at Mary Arden’s Farm, makes the case for why we should adopt the English Longhorn Cattle and why they are such a success story in the campaign to preserve rare breeds in England. Please help us by adopting the animals.
Every event day ends in a test of strength………
Mistress Connie, Master Donald and Master Keith provide the music for the feast gathering
Two young maids teach us the craft of braiding at Mary Ardens Sheep shearers festival
Some of the delights that were present to thank the Sheep Shearers for their hard work – and celebrate that shearing is finally over!!
Stick weaving – its harder than you think…….Young George displays his creation at the recent sheep shearers festival
Talking with Mr. Ed about the Sheep Shearer’s Festival and his job on the farm.