Introduction to Blade Shearing (1 Day)
Learn the ancient craft of sheep shearing with blade shears from master shearer and shepherd Andy Wear. Understand the history and theory behind shearing contextualised within modern day shepherding, before going on to learn key sheep handling and shearing techniques.
Cost: £95pp inc. use of all necessary clothing and equipment
Group size: 3 to 8
Location: Fernhill Farm
Tutor: Andy Wear
Times: 10am – 4.30pm
Important: shearing is both highly rewarding and physically challenging – when booking it is important that you let us know of any medical conditions (including allergies) that may affect your participation in the workshop.
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