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10-15-19 - NEWS -
Updated the Cooking Demos with more juicy, mac-n-cheesy details! So close. New fiberflame crafting classes added, extensive Kids Activities list. Did you enter your fleeces in the sale? Did you enter your handmade items in the Can’t wait to see you all!

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Saturday, October 19
 

9:00am EDT

Breed Specific Knitting Display & Spinning Demos
Check out the different fibers from various breeds in knitted form on display in the breed barn while watching folks spin with the different fibers. Questions are encouraged.

Saturday October 19, 2019 9:00am - 5:00pm EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633
  Breed Talks, Animals

9:00am EDT

Sheep Breed Displays
Read, touch, pet, and take photos while learning about various sheep breeds, fibers, and histories of these animals.

Saturday October 19, 2019 9:00am - 5:00pm EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633

10:00am EDT

Breed Talk: Coopworth Sheep
Exhibitors
MD

Marianne Dube

Sheep Breed Display: Coopworth, Mountain Vewe Coopworths
Sheep Breed Display: Coopworth



Saturday October 19, 2019 10:00am - 10:30am EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633
  Breed Talks

1:00pm EDT

Breed Talk: Leicester Longwool Sheep and Fiber, talk by Keri Boucher
Exhibitors
avatar for Maple Frost Farm

Maple Frost Farm

Sheep Breed Display: Leicester Longwool, Kim Mastrianni
Sheep Breed Display: Leicester Longwool


Saturday October 19, 2019 1:00pm - 1:30pm EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633
  Breed Talks
 
Sunday, October 20
 

9:00am EDT

Breed Specific Knitting Display & Spinning Demos
Check out the different fibers from various breeds in knitted form on display in the breed barn while watching folks spin with the different fibers. Questions are encouraged.

Sunday October 20, 2019 9:00am - 4:00pm EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633
  Breed Talks, Animals

9:00am EDT

Sheep Breed Displays
Read, touch, pet, and take photos while learning about various sheep breeds, fibers, and histories of these animals.

Sunday October 20, 2019 9:00am - 4:00pm EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633

9:30am EDT

Breed Talk: Teeswater Sheep, Fleece, Fiber & Spinning Art Yarn Demonstration
Exhibitors
avatar for Holly Partridge

Holly Partridge

Sheep Breed Display: Teeswater, Peartree Farm
Sheep Breed Display: Teeswater


Sunday October 20, 2019 9:30am - 10:00am EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633
  Breed Talks

11:00am EDT

Breed Talk: Gotland Sheep & Fiber
Exhibitors
CA

Christina Ahlseen

Sheep Breed Display: American Gotland, American Gotland Sheep Society
Sheep Breed Display: American Gotland


Sunday October 20, 2019 11:00am - 11:30am EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633
  Breed Talks

11:30am EDT

Breed Talk: I Love Smart Sheep
Are you wondering if sheep are smart? Listen to stories from Mother Katherine that prove the intelligence of sheep.

Exhibitors
MK

Mother Katherine

Sheep Breed Display: Romney, Zoar Farms, Holy Myrrhbearers Monastery
Sheep Breed Display: Romney


Sunday October 20, 2019 11:30am - 12:00pm EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633

12:00pm EDT

Bldg 28's Sheep Breed Parade
Learn about a variety of breeds in one location. Come on out and celebrate sheep and all they have to offer in this family-friendly event. Following the parade, festival visitors will have the opportunity to take a selfie with the sheep.

Sunday October 20, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Bldg 34 Livestock Arena 41.935359, -73.905244

1:00pm EDT

Breed Talk: Sheep Selfie Station
Come and take a selfie with a variety of sheep as they leave the Breed Parade. 

Sunday October 20, 2019 1:00pm - 1:30pm EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633

2:00pm EDT

Breed Talk: Benefits of Raising Jacob Sheep
Exhibitors
LA

Laurel and Catherine Snook

Sheep Breed Display: Jacob, Snook Farm
Sheep Breed Display: Jacob


Sunday October 20, 2019 2:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633
  Breed Talks, Animals

2:30pm EDT

Breed Talk: Livestock Guardian Dogs, the Maremma
Are you considering adding a Livestock Guardian Dog to your farm operation? Visit with a young pup and his owner/handler and learn all about guardian dogs and how they can help protect your flock.

Exhibitors
BZ

Brent Zimmerman

Lime Kiln Farm
Brent Zimmerman , a life long farmer, has been raising sheep and goats and making cheese in the mountains of Tuscany Italy for the past 25 years. Recently transferred to the Hudson valley where he is starting his next farming adventure www.limekilnfarm.com, he will be making goat and cow cheeses. He is the author of the book Author "Get Your Goat" (2011) and travels frequently back to his farm in Italy... Read More →


Sunday October 20, 2019 2:30pm - 3:00pm EDT
Bldg 28 41.935868, -73.905633
  Breed Talks