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Hints & Tips on Wool Handling with Jayne Hints & Tips on Wool Handling with Jayne 16 July 2020 We speak to Jayne Harkness-Bones about all things wool handling. Jayne was born into the farming industry and is a seventh generation farmer on her family’s farm. She’s also been a member of the Northern Ireland competitive shearing & wool handling team, so she knows a thing or two about wool handling. Read
British Wool chats with shearer, Paul Bowden and wool handler, Emily Gould British Wool chats with shearer, Paul Bowden and wool handler, Emily Gould 9 July 2020 With the warm weather during April and May many areas saw a good start to the 2020 shearing season. Devon based shearer Paul Bowden and wool handler Emily Gould have been busy visiting farms in the area but took a few minutes from their busy schedules to talk to British Wool. Read
Swapping Heels for Wellies Swapping Heels for Wellies 3 July 2020 Jo Lawrence tells us about swapping heels and partying for wellies and sheep to carry on the family farm in memory of her Dad. Read
British Wool: supporting the UK Shearing sector during Covid-19 British Wool: supporting the UK Shearing sector during Covid-19 17 June 2020 Gareth Jones, Head of Producer Marketing at British Wool explains how we are supporting the UK Shearing sector during Covid-19. Read
Romney Marsh Wools: lambing - our favourite time of the year Romney Marsh Wools: lambing - our favourite time of the year 1 April 2020 Spring has sprung at Romney Marsh Wools, and lambing season is well underway. We caught up with Kristina Boulden, who runs the company in partnership with her husband Paul, to find out more. Read
Woolly activities for your little lambs Woolly activities for your little lambs 24 March 2020 It's a challenging time at the moment, and we're all adapting to new ways of doing things. Here at British Wool, we know the story of wool is an incredible one, we also know another thing… kids love sheep! Our learning resource platform has all kinds of fun, yet educational sheep activities to keep kids occupied. Read