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All Sold Out

Another Shepherds Harvest Festival has come and gone; and, once again, we sold all of our fleece. It was a very hectic Saturday morning! Nearly half of the fleece on hand had already been reserved for pick-up that morning. Before … Continue reading

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We’re off to the Shepherd’s Harvest Festival

Here’s our list of available fleece. We will also have roving and processed sheep pelts available for sale. We think we’ll be in our usual spot. Look for us in Building B at the Washington County Fairgrounds. Those of you … Continue reading

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Roving for sale

Last year, after our final skirting, we decided to have the bits and pieces we cleaned from the whole fleece turned into roving. Such beautiful fleece. Such beautiful roving. We have a quantity of white, grey and black roving available … Continue reading

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Kind words

We do enjoy hearing from our customers. “We’ve never had a bad fleece from you, and between the two of us over the past couple of years we’ve bought fleeces of Lucinda, Ophelia, Olivia, Gemma, and Harriet (My friend has … Continue reading

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Sheep Spa Weekends– January Special

Spa Weekends are the featured social event, mid-January here at the farm. Members of the flock all take their turns having a quiet moment with the shepherds for a little manicure, try out some new coats, condition checking and a … Continue reading

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Pasture Wars!

A knock down, drag out, battle of wisdom! Will Joan prevail among this cavalcade of cattle ranchers? Come and see. April 21st, Solway Town Hall — $14.00 Admission.

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We’re on You Tube

Our shearer, Jim, gives quick work to one of the ewes. Check it out here: Shearing Day

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Chutes & Ladders

Teaching the flock a new game today. I think they won. More chutes than ladders. We purchased a chute system from Premier to better handle the sheep. It required a bit of reconfiguring of our stalls along with the new … Continue reading

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New Farmhand

A big hello and welcome to the farm to Henry Theodore Lambert Fulton. Henry started work as a farm hand for us on February 23rd. He’s got a bit of a learning curve ahead before he even gets considered for … Continue reading

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Sheep Whisperer

Just back from ISBA’s annual Shepherd’s Clinic . It was a great conference. Lots of classes on genetics, parasite control (who would think worms were so fascinating), grazing plans, pasture management, and best of all “Teaching your Sheep to Obey … Continue reading

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