The fields:

We have 8 hectares behind the stables, next to the house. We have made 6 paddocks with electric fencing. Because all the paddocks are adjoining, we can open them up to make one big field giving the horses a very large area to run over.
Three of the hectares have a little brook in the middle. A few minutes walk from home, we have another hectare. The bottom fields are heavy clay and uphill the ground is rocky with a thin clay covering which can be very slippery. The horses learn very fast how to keep themselves out of trouble. A part of the fields is surrounded by woods which provide shade and a wind break.


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