Tag Archives: sales

Fleeces out the door

Today was the big shipping day associated with last week’s fleece sale. Over the years, I’ve developed a routine wherein I skirt the fleeces over a couple of weeks after shearing and then post the entire lot to our notification list on a Thursday afternoon. Thursdays work for me because I usually set a goal […]

Auction day

Today officially ended the 2017 lambing year for Peeper Hollow Farm. Although auction day is a necessary part of what I do, it’s a usually somewhat depressing day. There are livestock auctions all over the Midwest, and our choice of the Kalona Sales Barn in the early years of our farm was based on many […]