The 2014 BFL National Show will be held during the Michigan Fiber Festival in Allegan MI on August 15 through the 17th. The sheep show will be on Saturday. Watch this site or the BLU website for more information. Please plan to join us in August!
The board met by teleconference the evening of Monday, February 17th. The treasurer submitted the financial report for the 2013 year, and the board approved it. You will find the report posted to the BLU website. The proposed budget for 2014 was discussed and tabled until a few more expense details are available Over the […]
Submitted by Robina Koenig @ Tumble Creek Farm, Bend, Oregon Happy New Year and I hope everyone had a wonderful 2013 as we look forward to 2014. As promised, the Micron Testing Project, approved and paid for by the board, was completed within 2013 with the goal of finding the average micron count for the […]
By Kyle McCleary York Fair is always a fun fair to be at no matter how you do in the show ring. Breeding sheep are there the first weekend of the fair and are released on Monday. The actual show is not until Sunday around 3 so I have two days to get all my […]
from BLU member Sharon O’Donnell Glad to report on the Great Geauga County Fair Sheep Show – and our ‘new’ observations for our BFLs. First of all, the show results – We had to show in All Other Breeds – because the Bluefaced Leicesters are new. But, since Bill & I have shown sheep at the […]
From left to right, Judge Pat Ariaz (CA), Robina Koenig with the ram (Tumble Creek Farm, OR), Joanie Livermore with a ewe (Double J, OR [Wensleydales and English Leicesters], Sherry Carlson with a ewe (Carlson Farm, CA [Wensleydales]). Photo by Kelly Wilder (CA). This young flock took first place in lot and was among the […]