She hired shepherds for her flocks of herdwick
sheep, becoming an expert breeder and helping to save them from extinction.
takes a snow The farm is also home to traditional sheep breeds, including Badger Face Welsh Mountain and Herdwick
Beatrix Potter's beloved Herdwick
sheep graze there most of the year.
com) produces mattresses made from Herdwick
sheep wool, which is natural and breathable.
One of the main highlights is the braised Herdwick
lamb breast, a dish packed with flavour served with peas, carrots and mint chutney.
This traditional Edwardian country house has 11 bedrooms and two AA rosettes, no doubt due to friendly managers Jamie and Jane, and chef Daniel Hopkins, whose menus use many local ingredients including Herdwick
Following on from his wonderful and successful biography The Shepherd's Life, James Rebanks now brings us The Illustrated Herdwick
Shepherd, an enchanting new memoir.
These are hardy Herdwick
sheep, famous in these parts.
A number of traditional breeds are used on the farm including Badger-faced Welsh Mountain, Welsh Mountain and Herdwick
Once we arrived it quickly became apparent that men had been chased by a couple of Herdwick
Jill and Steven Gale discovered the dead six-week-old Herdwick
lamb on land close to their farmhouse in Loftus.
2013 has been a great year for UK registrations, with seven regional products including Fenland Celery, Stornoway Black Pudding and Lakeland Herdwick
added to the EU's growing PFN register.