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Five years ago we were using bottles and hand rearing them, but to be honest it was far too labour intensive – and not just in feeding time, but also in terms of the hassle involved in cleaning bottles. I’m so glad we moved onto the bucket feeders; they are really easy to set up and clean – we always sterilise the pipes once a day – and the lambs take to the teats really quickly.

Self-employed shepherdess Amy Collins

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