Here at the Bee Skep Ranch, springtime means high winds and a plethora of newly emergingweeds and sprouting brush. For fire safety and a neat yard, removing noxious (and mostly nonnative) weeds is imperative. For the most part, we take a Green approach whenever possible. Wedo not use weed-killers that might later be eaten by
Much discussion concerning authentic medieval wool types has come about due to the increased interest in fiber arts and fabric production of that period. Outside of difficult to find textile archeology publications, usually only available through European sources, and the vaguely documented comments written in sheep breed association publications, little has been written that will
Bred for meat as well as wool, sheep have been part of the American landscape since colonial times. Now, advances in genetic research are changing breeding procedures, leading to faster, cheaper, and more accurate techniques. Find out more in this article.