Pinterested?

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Hello Buckwheat Bridge Angoras Blog Followers, Dove into Pinterest the other day… great site, beauty in pics. What’s new at the farm? 100 + lambs born, 5 sets of triplets… 200 sheep! Good looking hay this year compared to last … Continue reading

Alternative Energy

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Power is provided to the farm and fiber processing mill by an 11K wind generator and a 10K array of 84 solar panels.  Read more about our solar and wind power.

FOOD WITH LOVE

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I came across this post in the Local Harvest newsletter. As you read this, think about who grows and cares for your food – or who prepares your food – and thank them. Think about the quality of the food … Continue reading

2013 Spring Yarn Crawl 3/23 and 3/24!

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We’ll be open at our farm from 10am-6pm Saturday and 12pm-4pm Sunday. Mark your calendars for the annual Spring Hudson Valley Yarn Crawl. Detailed map of participants can be found here: http://www.hudsonvalleyyarns.com/yarn_crawl.html Our goal is to connect local fiber users … Continue reading

GOT MILK ?

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There are still 45 days left until the vernal equinox (i.e.SPRING !) but there is no surer sign foretelling the promise of such than newly born kids or lambs. These three Nubian kids were just born today. Here are some … Continue reading

What Costs in Farming

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The past Farmer’s Market season found me Sundays at the market in Rhinebeck. It’s a bustling market with customers from the local area but also entices weekend area visitors to peruse its wears. I sell lamb and goat meat as … Continue reading

Thanks for the Yarn Crawl

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Just wanted to take a minute and post a thank you to all the folks who stopped by during this past weekend’s yarn crawl. It was terrific to see and talk with everyone. Thanks to Kirk and Arlene for making … Continue reading

CRAWL Tomorrow !

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Here’s a sneak peak of the newly ready shop space for all those on the yarn crawl. Fresh baked cookies and brownies await visitors to the farm. The mill will be open for those interested in seeing the equipment. An … Continue reading

The C-R-A-W-L !! Nov. 17-18th only

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We’ll be open at our farm from 10am-6pm Saturday and 12pm-4pm Sunday. Mark your calendars for the annual fall Hudson Valley Yarn Crawl. Eighteen local farms and yarns shops throughout the Hudson Valley will be opening their doors to yarn … Continue reading