It is mid winter and looking forward to spring and lambs. I will have Shetland lambs available early summer. Beaming on a towel warp. More details to come…. This tiny nest was tucked in between some bales of hay I was getting down for the horses. I am not sure … Read More
Yes, there is always one sheep turned the wrong direction. I should tilt the sides of the chute to keep that from happening I guess… All the sheep are healthy and happy. Waiting on lambs in Feb/March.
The 2019 lambing is not too far off. I have been checking pedigrees and deciding which ewes I will be breeding this fall. If you are looking for fine wool Shetland lambs, I will have some available in the spring. Here are a few photos of the 2018 fleeces. I … Read More
Summer weather seems to have finally arrived. I sheared all the sheep and have been working through skirting all of the fleeces. Many of the Shetland fleeces have really nice color variations throughout the fleece. If you are looking for color, we will have lots of colorful fine wool Shetland … Read More
Fall is over and winter is coming fast! We had a frost the other day and it was a reality check that winter is just around the corner. I do have a few white Wensleydale ewes available and one black wether. The ewes range from 91%-98%. All of the sheep … Read More
I am selling some of my Wensleydale sheep in order to make room for some new genetics. These are all high percentage Wensleydales with many being by UK rams. I have white, silver, and grey Wensleydales. Located in SW Ohio. For more information message me via my contact page.
HELLO SPRING? Well, it may be a bit early, but the forecast says 60 degree weather for the next few days! A few months ago, I dropped off some Cormo fleece at America’s Natural Fiberworks (ANF) in Sommerville, Ohio. They always do a great job processing fibers and spinning yarns. … Read More
Winter is here. Winter work consists of keeping the livestock in the barn (during the bad weather) and fed. I am outside and in the barn more than I am in the house… So far winter has been mild, but I am sure the snow is not too far off. … Read More
Fall is here and I have been busy washing fleece. After posting a photo on Instagram, I had lots of questions about how to wash raw fleece. I put detailed directions on website if anyone wants to see how I wash fleece. The animals are enjoying the cooler fall weather. … Read More
I know it is not officially fall, but once the kids are heading back to school, it seems as though fall is here. It is still hot here (in the 90’s) but the evenings are cooling down and feeling more like fall. The sheep have welcomed the cooler evening weather … Read More