The Bucks/Montgomery Cooperative Wool Pool will hold it’s annual wool pool 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 3rd, at Delaware Valley University’s Roth Farm, 1260 Welsh Road, North Wales, Pa. (Date verified with the Wool Pool staff March 20, 2017).
The wool will be graded, sorted, bagged and loaded on a truck headed to a woolen mill in South Carolina. More than 23,000 pounds of wool was handled in 2015.
The wool will be graded by fiber diameter, length and color. Any wool producer from any county is welcome to sell their wool through this pool. No quantities are too big or too small.
Hand spinners and crafters also are welcome to buy fleeces by the pound from noon to 1 p.m..
The wool pool is a collaborative effort between Penn State Extension, Delaware Valley University and the Wool Pool Cooperative. For more information, call Bob Brown, Penn State Extension, at 215-345-3283.
Date: Saturday, June 3, 2017
Time: 7:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Place: Roth Farm of Delaware Valley College
Rtes. 63 & 202, Upper Gwynedd
8 miles west of DVC main campus
Source (2016 notice, 2017 not yet posted): http://www.lancasterfarming.com/news/meetings_and_notices/wool-pool-set-for-june-at-delval-farm/article_ec0a71c0-c449-55aa-8bb5-1d2dbd654f98.html
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