is not a job but a vocation, notoriously difficult due to the harsh
conditions associated with altitude, climate and terrain, and hill
farmers, themselves are becoming a dying breed. A comprehensive
slide show illustrated with stunning photographs of a year on a
traditional Derbyshire hill farm.
Beginning in November with the ewe's being gathered off the moors
for mating then withstanding harsh, barren Winters to produce new
life in the Spring and a Summer of growth, plenty and frantic preparation
in readiness to cope with the next Winter.