Wooly Wednesday with Shearer Emily Chamelin-HIckman


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Special Guest Emily Chamelin-Hickman is chatting with Cindra Kerscher about how to prepare for shearing day and what fiber artists are looking for in their fiber. Emily is the captain of the US Shearing Team. She is not only a skilled professional shearer, but a shepherdess and dairywoman raising a menagerie of livestock for meat, dairy and wool production. Aerie Farm East (http://www.aeriefarmeast.com/) in Maryland embraces sustainable agriculture, regenerative farming practices and humane animal care and welfare. Want to become a Fiber Artist or Fiber Provider for the Save 'Em to Shave 'Em Initiative? Sign up at RareWool.org.

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