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Tamar: a river and the tale of a yarn

8 February, 2016 - 09:01 | Sue Blacker

It seems that this watery story is timely, though sadly not everyone is in a position to appreciate the sheer amount of water around the UK at present.  Our thoughts are with those who have suffered flooding and those trying to keep their sheep from growing webbed feet.

Shearing and fleece sorting

19 June, 2015 - 15:12 | Lara Pollard-Jones

It is that time of year again, when our woolly friends are looking decidedly shaggy and a little bit warm.  Many people have already sheared, especially if they are intending to show their animals, however those who don’t have shelter, or don’t intend to show are still planning ahead.  We often get asked the best way to handle fleeces destined for the mill at shearing time, so we’ve put together our top tips which should help you out in the shearing shed. 

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