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Congratulations to Farmer Ali of Phoenix Farm Fiber on the launch of How She Farms, a new blog of video tutorials, simple hacks, and sound, practical advice from her farm life. If you are just venturing out into the world of small, sustainable farming — or even if you are an experienced farmer! — you can learn so much from her about starting a farm, raising animals, growing food, making things, solving problems… Check it all out...

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You haven’t lived until you have helped shear an alpaca. Wednesday, May 23 at 8 AM – 2 PM Last Penny Farm Alpacas 39 Pegg Rd, Weaverville, North Carolina 28787 It’s our annual shearing day! Work with and learn from farmer Erin Greene as she shears her flock. This is a perfect farm day for those interested in purchasing raw fiber right off the animal, those interested in getting into the alpaca business, and those who...

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At Beautiful Camp Mikell Retreat Village, Toccoa, Georgia Improve your knitting techniques and replenish your body and spirit at this retreat in the beautiful Northeast Georgia Mountains. Yoga practice and knitting workshops each day in an intimate and supportive environment. ••• The June Retreat is FULL. Please email Allison Adams to be added to the wait list.  ••• “Sit and Knit with Me” Intrigued by a tricky pattern? Ready to...

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