As Winter falls upon the farm.
After living here in county Kilkenny for over ten years now, we have got to know many different people. One of the families we know very well own a small farm and when ever they go on holiday we help look after the place for them. We moved here from North London and its a great pleasure to now be able to see and be on a farm like this one.
These images where taken during such a week, late in the Autumn and as winter took a grip over their farm and its land.
Seeing a farm in the height of June is a wonderful thing, everything growing and the animals full of life but I love these winter months just as much, the place is slower with the cold and damp morning.
The Horses and Chickens are slower and growing season finished apart from some late greens to be used in the kitchen before the frost sets in. The farm and its land feels ready for the three months of rest it well deserves.
I love these rustic photos, Nigel. Feeling like I get to visit this farm because of you! 🙂
October 29, 2014 at 2:00 pm
Thank you , very pleased you enjoy as much as you did 🙂 🙂
October 29, 2014 at 6:22 pm
How nice the area only gets three months of “rest”…here in Michigan it’s more like six! A true spring and fall are treasured occurrences.
October 29, 2014 at 8:49 pm
Verra nice. I think that first one is going to be a Nigel favorite of mine.
October 30, 2014 at 1:28 am