A new dam (and a refurbished old one)

We have created a new dam at Gisborne .... see picture below. After finishing that dam, our contractor Paul was fixing up the old dam when his bobcat went "half-in" on the soft dam wall ..... eventually, with the aid of his bobcat, his excavator and my tractor we managed to pull him out, but unfortunately I did not get a picture ..... we were a little stressed! But all's well that ends well.

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OK let's get going ......

I can't actually start working until March at the earliest (I have had to relearn how to walk, gradually take weight on my left hip, and as of yesterday I stopped using crutches!). But we are starting

2021 (we survived!!!)

Wow. What a nightmare. COVID 19. Lockdowns for 16 weeks (luckily we were able to visit the farm, but under strict conditions). Almost unable to walk with my dud hip .... a battery of medical tests

BEEF WEEK Open Day was held on Sunday February 2nd 2020 at 248 McGeorge Road Gisborne.


We had numerous interested visitors, and it was amazing to have a cool pleasant day, with grass everywhere, for BEEF WEEK.