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We have several  natural colored Romney fleeces, white and natural colored Bluefaced Leicester fleeces and  Teeswater / Teeswater cross fleeces are now available.

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New Lamb photos posted

by Margaret on March 19, 2016

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We are just about done lambing (one straggler Teeswater to go). We have 64 lambs and have updated photos of many, but not all. Most of these are the older ones who will be old enough for sale at MSWF in May. Not all are for sale, but those we have definitely decided to keep are marked as such. The eartag appears as the caption.

Here are the Romney ewe lambs:

904 ewe and 880 ram
904
908
927 ewe and 928 ram
927 ewe and 928 ram
907 and 908
908
929
924 - Not for sale
932 and 933

 

The Romney ram lambs:

874
874
903
906
906
910 & 911
910
927 ewe and 928 ram
927 ewe and 928 ram
913
Goggles (3/4 Romney)
Goggles (3/4 Romney)
904 ewe and 880 ram
880
880
920 & 921
920 & 921

 

The BFL ewe lambs:

871
871
882
882
887
887
888 reserved
888 reserved
923
923
922
922
Ewe lamb
882
887
887
888 (reserved)
894 & mom
922
922

 

The BFL ram lambs:

886
886
893
894 ewe and 895 ram
899
899
899
925 and 926
925 and 926
925
925 and 926
872
899 & 886
886
893 (not for sale)
895
895
895
899 & 886
925 & 926 with mom
893 (not for sale)

 

The Teeswaters and Teeswater crosses, rams and ewes:

Teeswater 916 ewe (not for sale) and 917 ram
Teeswater 917 ewe (not for sale) and 917 ram
Teeswater 931 ewe (not for sale)
Teeswater 931 ewe (not for sale)
Teeswater 931 ewe (not for sale)
Tees X BFL 889 ram and 890 ewe
Tees X BFL 891 Ram and 892 ewe
Tees X BFL 891 ram

 

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2016 lambs – first pictures

March 1, 2016

Many of the regular viewers of our site have been patiently waiting for us to post photos of our 2016 lambs, and here is the first batch.  As of this update, we have 35 deliveries behind us, about 6 more ewes to go, and the lamb count stands at 56. At this early point, we [...]

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The supremes (no, not THOSE Supremes)

October 25, 2014

Pitchfork was lucky enough to be named Supreme at two shows this fall. At left  is pictured PFR 801, a natural-colored Romney ram lamb, who won the NC Long Wool Ram before being selected as Best NC Fleece and then Supreme NC Fleece at the 2014 New York Sheep and Wool Festival held in Rhinebeck [...]

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