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Awesome August!

Wow…August is here, lambs are growing, ladies are rested and ready for the Fall. We are enjoying the beautiful weather and keeping everyone happy.  Our sheep and cows are getting fat on their lovely pasture. The fowl are everywhere eating … Continue reading

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Summer Love

Love to Spin?  Are you part of Tour de Fleece, a spinning event that is happening now as the Tour de France cycling event is taking place. Spinning every day that the cycling event is happening. It is a wonderful … Continue reading

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A swarm in May is worth a load of hay

The beekeeper has been capturing swarms of bees and putting them in new hives. Soon it will be time to rob the hives of their honey for this year. So much is happening on the farm in the spring. It … Continue reading

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April… Spring is here? We hope!

Carolina Fiber Fest was a great event. We were thrilled to meet fiberistas of all types. It was also a joy to see friends and catch up on all the news. The fiber world is warm and joyful. The craft-a-long … Continue reading

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Lamb Love and March Events

Lambing has begun. We are happy for a break in the rain so the little ones and their moms can get out.  The joy that the little ones bring is a heart warming beginning to spring.  We will have lambs … Continue reading

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Sheep Are Us

The groundhog spoke on the 2nd and said spring will be early. It looks like it this week. The maternity ward here is full of happy, fat ladies awaiting the arrival of lambs. They are munching away on hay, grass … Continue reading

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A new Fiberlicious Year ….Hooray

A New Year is upon us……hooray….a fresh start for all. Our Knit/Spin/Crochet In will be held in our Red Barn Studio here at the farm on January 19th from 10-3. It is a great time to show off what you … Continue reading

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Small Business Saturday…….Shop Local….

Heelside Farms’ Red Barn Studio will be open for Small Business Saturday November 24th, from 10-3. We will be offering specials on Yarn, Roving, Top, Kits, Needles and Blankets.  Our wool is from our sheep. Buying local here means really … Continue reading

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November Fun

Our Knit/Spin/Crochet In will be held on November 17th from 10-3 in the Red Barn Studio on our farm. We welcome you to join the creative fun. Bring a project or purchase a new one.  Show off your projects. It … Continue reading

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Saff this week

The Southeastern Animal Fiber Festival is this week in Fletcher, N.C. near Asheville at the Western N.C. Fairgrounds.  Check out www.saffsite.org for more info. They also have an app this year for you to download. It is a grand event. … Continue reading

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