Sheep and Wool Day at Flint and Steel Farm

Sheep and Wool Day at Flint and Steel Farm

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Sheep and Wool Day at Flint and Steel Farm

  • Saturday, September 22, 2018, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Learn about maintaining fleece quality in sheep, evaluating, grading fleece, and marketing fleece.

Demonstrations include: 

  • sheering
  • spinning
  • felting, and dyeing with natural dyes.

Featured speakers:

  • Angela Ingraham, owner of Flint and Steel Farm
  • Nancy Glazier, Small Farms Specialist NWNY Dairy, Livestock, Field Crops Team, Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Tonya Pettit, natural dyeing
  • Becca Johnson, needle felting
  • Woolen Bee Farm, Parshall Family, hand-spinning and weaving
  • Celeste Johnson, weaving in conjunction with Parshall’s table loom demonstration.

For more information or to register call Cornell Cooperative Extension of Yates County at  315-536-5123 or To register online

Pre-registration by September 19 is REQUIRED as space is limited.

Fee

$15/person or $25/couple; $5 for children under 18 (suitable for children ages 10 and up)

Contact

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Yates County


315-536-5123

Location

Flint and Steel Farm
250 Bassett Road
Naples, NY 14512