Posts Tagged "cvm"

Lambs for Sale

Posted on Sep 15, 2016 in cvm~romeldale sheep, livestock for sale | 0 comments

Lambs for Sale

  The growing season is coming to an end. If you have always wanted a lovely CVM-Romeldale ram now would be a great time to buy! Winterwind Farm has March born ram lambs for sale out of NRCC registered purebred stock. Please contact us if you are in the market! email...

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Fresh Wool

Posted on Feb 29, 2016 in cvm~romeldale sheep, fleece, wool and mohair | 2 comments

Fresh Wool

  freshly sheared CVM-Romeldale wool… the breed is so unique there really is nothing like it. the ewes fine to medium wool is dripping with lanolin – the feel is amazing! how many shades of gray? and the moorits – so beautiful – so rare     moorits can be a dark as cinnamon and as light as oatmeal like “May” and white! gorgeous? the contributors! bursting with soon to be arriving lambs these cvm-romeldale ewes are ready to give up their bulky wool coats. fleeces will be for sale on...

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New Yarns

Posted on Jun 11, 2015 in colored angora goats, cvm~romeldale sheep, yarn | 2 comments

New Yarns

“Kingston” a winter white 2-ply worsted wt. yarn primarily composed of wool from my lovely CVM ram Kingston, blended with angora making a 80/20 blend of soft yarn with slight halo. can be found for sale in our Etsy store “Granite” a medium gray worsted wt. yarn with many taupe and brown tones this yarn is a 80/20 blend of naturally colored CVM wool and angora 3-plies make this a soft, elastic and round yarn with a slight halo this yarn is for sale in our Etsy store “Coal” a 2-ply charcoal gray/brown yarn with variegated dark charcoal gray/brown CVM~Romeldale wool provided by “Coal” this is an 80/20 blend of naturally...

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harvesting the wool

Posted on Feb 20, 2014 in cvm~romeldale sheep, fleece, wool and mohair | 0 comments

harvesting the wool

the ewes have been in the barn all night waiting for the shearer  blankets are removed to reveal this year’s crop the harvest begins! Wool Harvest – Shearing Day fresh shorn fleeces are quickly skirted a day or two later the fleeces are skirted a second time staple length and fleece quality is recorded the wool is now ready to ship to hand spinners or to the mill for processing into rovings and yarn. you can find our products in our Etsy...

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first big snow

Posted on Dec 5, 2013 in cvm~romeldale sheep | 0 comments

first big snow

Daisy and Lipstick mugging for the camera and again and again all you can hear is the snow falling … snow...

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