The sheep are all sheared. We took a step up in the world and had three people shearing this year. It takes quite a crew to keep up with 3 shearers. I am very blessed with friends and family that helped make the day go so smoothly. We track each fleece with a number that comes from ear tags that are on each sheep. Another spinner and I were in charge of the 2 skirting tables. The fleece’s are very clean this year. We have had a cold winter with snow for the last 2 mont
All of the following was quoted from “In Sheep's Clothing" Polypay The Polypay is a relatively recent entry on the list of breeds in the United States. Development began in 1968 with initial crosses of Targhee x Dorset and Rambouillet x Finnsheep. The aims were a large early lamb crop, lambing more than once a year, rapid growth rate and high meat yield.
Polypays are medium -sized, polled sheep with white faces. Because of the recent formation of this breed and its o