Placings

We show sheep and fleeces at a premier a premier East Coast show, Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival (Howard County, Maryland), fleeces at the Shenandoah Valley Fiber Fest (Berryville, Virginia), and sometimes at the Montpelier (Virginia) Fiber Fest & Sheepdog Trials.

SOME PLACINGS:

2017 Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival:

Champion Natural Colored Fine Wool Ram

Best Fleece, Natural Colored Fine Wool Show

1st Place Natural Colored Fine Wool Senior Ram Lamb

1st Place Natural Colored Fine Wool Pair of Ram Lambs

1st Place Natural Colored Fine Wool Pair of Ewe Lambs

2015 Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival:

Division I (Natural Colored) Champion Fleece

Jane Hyland Award (Natural  Colored) Best natural colored fleece from two divisions

3rd place White Fine Fleece

2nd Place Fall Ram Lamb White Fine

2014 Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival:

2nd place White Fine Fleece

2nd and 3rd place Natural Colored Fine Fleece

2nd place Pair of Ram Lambs White Fine

Reserve Champion Ram, Natural Colored Fine

2nd place, Pair of Ram Lambs Natural Colored Fine

2013 Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival:

2nd place White Fine Fleece

3rd place Natural Colored Fine Fleece

2nd place Yearling Ram, White Fine Wool

3rd place Senior Ram Lamb, White Fine Wool

2nd place Senior Ram Lamb, Natural Colored

2nd place Pair of Ram Lambs, Natural Colored

2nd place Ewe Lamb, Natural Colored

1st place Pair of Ewe Lambs, Natural Colored

2012 Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival:

1st place Natural Colored Fine Fleece (Celia, ewe born and bred at Black Sheep Farm, on farm for 12 months of fleece growth, owned by Celia Kope–but she’s back here as one of our breeding ewes). This fleece also was awarded the Jane Hyland Award for best hand spinning fleece.

1st place Senior Ram Lamb, fine white wool

2nd place Pair of Ram Lambs, fine white wool

3rd place Pair of Ewe Lambs, fine white wool

3rd place Pair of Ewe Lambs, natural colored fine wool