Sat, Feb 04|
The small-scale farming / homesteading adventure with sheep continues!
Time & Location
Feb 04, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Millersburg, 1122 Main St, Millersburg, KY 40348, USA
About the event
Part 2 of the Living Your Lambtastic Life series focuses on fiber from your sheep and what you can do with it to bring in more $$ to your small-scale farm or homestead. We will cover:
An introduction to fiber breeds, different wool types and uses of those varied types.
- Nutritional needs for wool sheep
- Many breeds of wool sheep and their special uses
- Shearing and what’s involved
- Now that you have naked sheep…whats next? (Skirting fleece; selling wool – raw vs. washed; pricing and marketing)
2nd half of day in the Kentucky Wool Works studio for demos of skirting, washing, dying, carding, spinning, felting.
Lambtastic Life 2
From $55.00 to $85.00
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