What Is Peg Loom Weaving, And How To Do It

Peg loom weaving is my personal favorite craft. It was easy to learn, relaxing to do, and I can knock out a beautiful hand woven rug in just a couple hours. I also like that it doesn’t require a lot of stuff, or bulky…

Roast Leg Of Lamb With Garlic And Rosemary

Leg of lamb is typically around five to six pounds and will feed about eight people. I wanted to share this roast leg of lamb with garlic and rosemary recipe with you. An excellent entree choice to impress your dinner guests! Ingredients 5-6 lb…

Farm Progress Report – March 2021 – Dialing Back For Expansion

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Sometimes you have to take a step back to move forward. If you have followed along with us on social media since we moved to the farm at the end of 2018, you may have noticed that we have recently been cutting back on…

Temporary Sheep Fencing – Easy Rotational Grazing System

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Here at the farm I am still in the process of repairing fences, out buildings and barns. One of my top priorities is to replace the old five strand wire fence with woven wire. Because there are still sections of fence needing replaced, I…

Starting A Sheep Farm – The Basics

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So, you want to raise sheep? Starting a sheep farm can be as simple or complex as one chooses to make it. Two years ago when I was getting started with my farm I explored many management styles, as well as species before deciding…

About Me

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Welcome to my home on the world wide web. I’m happy you stopped by for a visit and hope you take a moment to say hello and introduce yourself. Who is Appalachian Shepherdess? My name is Katie Burris, also known as Appalachian Shepherdess on…