Drumcorn Farm has been a working dairy farm since the late 1800s when milk was taken by horse and cart into Londonderry/Derry...More information +
Drumcorn Farm has been a working dairy farm since the late 1800s when milk was taken by horse and cart into Londonderry/Derry and sold from door to door. In the present day, the farm consists of 150 acres and 160 milking cows. Dairy farming in a job that requires commitment, its an all day, every day job. Dairy cows have to be milked twice a day, 5:00am in the mirnong and 3:30pm in the afternoon, 365 days a year. As well as commitment, skill and knowledge are required to be a successful dairy farm. knowing when the grass is ready to be cut for silage, planning, investment to improve effeiciency and animal welfare and working with nature each season.
3 BR / 2 BA / Sleeps 6
Left on Nov 28, 2010 for a stay in June 2010
Fantastic setting, beautiful comfortable cottage, very clean, modern and spacious. Sitting on the sofa in the kitchen beside the raeburn was wonderful, very cosy!
We travelled as a couple but it would also be great for a family, or a group of friends - kitchen is huge and ideal for big dinners.