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TdF 2015. On your marks ...

Tour de Fleece starts this weekend! It’s an annual event that the Official Tour de Fleece group on Ravelry hosts. For spinners around the world, it’s a wonderful event to connect with other spinners, as well as to challenge yourself, even with goals as simple as to spin each day. 358 more words


A Brief History of Sheep

A Brief History of Sheep (in New Zealand).

Sheep still out number people in New Zealand, but not quite so dramatically as they once did. The total sheep population is now estimated at 29 million, with the human population at roughly 4.5 million. 384 more words


The 23rd International Milling Directory is online

See the new e-book directory below. Thanks to all member companies, advertisers, organisations, writers, interviewees and all who contributed.

Seventh generation of Mosse family continues tradition of milling in Kilkenny

Small business: FutureProof – Kells Wholemeal supplies the bakery and retail trade with flour and bread mixes, by Alison Healy

Flour is definitely in the DNA of the Mosse family. 192 more words

Register now for CropTech-FeedTech at VIV Europe 2014

CropTech-FeedTech at VIV Europe 2014

The CropTech-FeedTech knowledge programme which has now become internationally renowned will also be one of the highlights at VIV Europe. On Wednesday May 21st, CropTech-FeedTech Conference will take place. 249 more words

Let's Talk Perendale...

So. The official Woolalong is finished.

But that doesn’t mean we can’t continue on, studying breeds in more depth than a month will allow. Right? 345 more words


A Boneyard Shawl for the Cats

I’d like to be able to claim that I knitted this shawl with my cats in mind. Sadly, this was not the case.

I knitted this shawl from some wonderfully crunchy hand-spun yarn. 144 more words