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Caring for Alpacas and Llamas  in Winter

Caring for Alpacas and Llamas in Winter

Posted by Matthew on 24th Oct 2019

In the autumn and winter months shorter days and lower sunlight levels mean that alpacas and llamas generate less Vitamin D than they would in their native countries, where the light levels are much … read more
The Isle Of Wight Donkey Sanctuary

The Isle Of Wight Donkey Sanctuary

Posted by Matthew on 17th Jan 2019

Based in beautiful countryside near Wroxall in the Isle of Wight, the Sanctuary's principal aim is to provide a home for unwanted donkeys. There are usually more than 100 animals in their care – usual … read more
Pedro's Home Cheese Making Goes From Strength to Strength

Pedro's Home Cheese Making Goes From Strength to Strength

Posted by Matthew on 22nd Mar 2018

Pedro Collins is a friend and customer of Homestead and has been making cheese at home in Oxfordshire for about 2 years. He has perfected a range of distinctive cheeses, made from the milk from his go … read more