Choosing a Fleece

1640 South 600 East * Salt Lake City~ UT * 84105 * 801.668.0563

The following information is from our experiences in the processing business. We have gained knowledge from different sources, from our own processing experiences, to our friends the shepherds and shepherdess' who share their experiences with us so freely.

Photos are sheep with good fleeces- not the problems we are talking about. We just liked the photos. :o)

A good spinning fleece

cute sheep face When looking for a fleece for you to have made into roving or possibly have Jim spin it into yarn for you , there are a few things to keep in mind. What is this fiber to be used for?

Though the wool may differ in softness you should always look for soundness!

Faults - things to watch out for!!!

cute sheep face


Jim and Lynn Snell
1640 S. 600 E
SLC,UT 84105

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