North Rode, Congleton, Cheshire.
CW12 2PF.
Telephone: (+44) (0) 1260 223569
E-mail: yewtreebb@hotmail.com
Book Now

The Farm in Winter

Winter
Nature Notes

The first frosts and snow leave the hedges and trees bare. It is a good time to see things usually hidden from sight such as the remains of a bird’s nest. Wood pigeons are busy looking for food and the tawny owl may be heard in February looking for a mate.

Animals

Feeding the animals takes more time now and there is always indoor maintenance – the sheds need to be cleared out of muck and it is stacked ready to be spread in the Spring. A cow produces 3 – 4 tonnes of manure in a year!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

IMPORTANT! To be able to proceed, you need to solve the following simple math (so we know that you are a human) :-)

What is 4 + 10 ?
Please leave these two fields as-is:

Another 10/10 perfect stay! Thank you for such a lovely, comfortable time. A great 3 days of cycling, beautiful countryside and visiting friends/favourite places. A much needed break. Enjoyed all the animals and birds. Excellent breakfast and lovely room. Looking forward to our next visit.

Andrew and Beverley 2017
Copyright © 2014 Yew Tree Farm Congleton Bed and Breakfast. All Rights Reserved.
Created and maintained by Edinburgh Web