Animals that push over fences or cross fences to get to crops are fitted with a wooden collar to slow them down.
with new calves, piglets, I assume in anticipation of the pasture that will come with the rains.
Calves look skinny, bones showing. Guy in the pic looks pretty well fed though.
If the rains are late there may be some opportunity to purchase some stock.
I hear varying forecasts; farmer next to me says mid June based on government statements.
Fine dust everywhere,, soon to be replaced with lodo.
Recall the face of the poorest and the weakest man whom you may have seen, ask yourself if the step you contemplate is going to be of any use to him. Will he gain anything by it? Will it restore him to a control over his own life and destiny?
— Mahatma Gandhi, 1947