British products from Fleece

There are a great deal of angst about the “waste” of the wool produced by the 22,000 tonnes in the UK that currently has no market in China.

There is so much more we could be doing with this
However most of our fleeces are not high enough quality for many of the finer uses – we need to be selecting for far better fleece

Simple composting ..

on farm composting .. Audrey Literrick

Dalesfoot compost

Pillows – Uan Wool


Fibre yarn – especially our rare breed fleeces.

  • Caithness yarn
  • Ardalanish yarn


Felting  – craft and commercial

Spinning and weaving –

Industrial spinners

Industrial sheepskin processing