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Summer: sheep shearing at Hoggarths Farm

7 July 2017

Words and images: John Bentley

Over the past three months I’ve been able to get close to some of the everyday work on a Yorkshire Dales sheep farm, following the activities of the Calvert family at Hoggarths Farm in Swaledale.  879 more words

Swaledale Sheep

Medieval Monday: The Labors of June

In the Middle Ages, the arrival of June meant not only a change in the weather, but a shift in daily labors, and in what was on the menu to eat. 465 more words

Allison D. Reid

FIBERUARY - PROFESSIONAL SHEEP SHEARING MODELS BY AARON LOUX

FIBERUARY

Professional Sheep Shearing Models

The subject of education and careers has been on the forefront of discussion in America in recent times. Young adults trying to find their way are faced with enormous decisions about where, when, and how to get started on a career path that will satisfy their goals. 611 more words

WOOL

THE MASSACHUSETTS SHEEP AND WOOLCRAFT FAIR-FIBERUARY

FIBERUARY      MASSACHUSETTS SHEEP AND WOOLCRAFT FAIR  MAY 27 & 28, 2017

Shepherds are getting their sheep and fleeces ready, vendors are getting wool, yarns and crafts ready for you  to see and workshops are now in place.   247 more words