MSB Small Flock Committee Sponsored:
Spring Picnic & FREE Workshop
June 4, 2011 – Noon
Ugly Dog’s Farm
5185 N Washburn Road
Davison, Michigan 48423
Ÿ Flock Health – Dr. Heather Ludlam of Windswept Farms will discuss various sheep health concerns in order to help shepherds diagnose/treat/prevent common problems in their flocks.
Ÿ Fleece Characteristics – Letty Klein of Pine Lane Farm will talk with shepherds about various kinds of wool and what makes them unique.
Ÿ Nutrition – Cindy Cieciwa and Margaret Van Camp of Pitchfork Ranch will talk about their flock nutrition program.
Ÿ Wool Processing – Carol Densmore of Cross Wind Farm will teach various fiber processing techniques in this “hands on” session.
Ÿ Potluck Lunch – bring a dish to pass and enjoy talking with fellow shepherds and wool enthusiasts.
Ÿ Fiber Art – our latest spinning and weaving projects will be on display – check out a few of our floor looms! (bring your spinning wheel or YOUR woolen-wares to show off).
Ÿ Ugly Dog’s Farm Sheep – come and meet our purebred Natural Colored Merino, Clun Forest, and Border Cheviot sheep!
ALL ARE WELCOME!!! - PLEASE JOIN US ON JUNE 4th!!!
Feel free to call or email for more information!
Pictures from the 2010 event...