The Shepherds Calendar

The Shepherds Calendar

Sheep are kept by farmers in the UK for their meat value, however the animal also provides another product - wool. Sheep are easier to look after than many other farm animals. They eat grass and live mostly outdoors protected from the rain, snow and wind by a wool coat - known as a fleece.

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British Wool Promotion

Raising awareness amongst consumers about the unique benefits offered by the fibre.

Since its launch in 2010, The Campaign for Wool has influenced a new demand for wool on an international scale, and it’s efforts have seen an outstanding threefold increase in the price farmers receive for their wool.

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