“Wind Ridge Farm has developed a healthy flock of Teeswater and other sheep with amazing wool. Read about our philosophy and each breed or skip right to a slide show of the whole process —> from sheep to locks to roving to yard. The rest is up to you!
Izzie is 75% Wensleydale, 12.5 % Lincoln and 12.5% Icelandic. Several generations back a breeding occurred between a Lincoln ram and an Icelandic ewe. It may have been a mistake but the result 3 generations later is pretty nice. Her fiber makes a terrific lace weight yarn because of the silky Wensleydale and sheen and also has the strength of the Lincoln with a little softness and aura from the Icelandic. In appearance the spun yarn radiates warmth & a beautiful glow She's o
Sheep of the month: Murray Murray is a wether, first born at our farm. He is a gentle giant, and often keeps our young lambs company after they are weaned. His wool is a favorite among hand-spinners, and he has many repeat customers.