General News about Pitchfork Ranch

We’s got bees!

August 9, 2011

Here’s the story of how we became beekeepers (on a very small scale). For ┬álong time, we had a bee colony cozily ensconced in one of the dormers of the house. Over the years, various workmen (roofers, painters, chimney sweeps) emptied cans of spray into the tiny hole that served as an entrance to the [...]

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Fourth Annual Spring Shearing Day and Fiber Event

May 1, 2011
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Spring Shearing Day and Fiber Event June 18, 2011 ~ 10 am – 2 pm On June 18, 2011, we will be hosting our fourth annual shearing and fleece demonstration.. We are again inviting anyone interested to join us, including the spinners from Ewe-nique Knits in Royal Oak. Last year they watched as we sheared [...]

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