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This presentation is a colaboration between SWF FIber Innovations and Autumn Mist Fiber Mill

 

Both will be covering topics including:

 

Fiber Preparation -
    Before Shearing and Equipment Needs
    Fleece Characteristics -
      Show worthy vs send for processing

Grading and sorting

 

What To Send To A Mill
    What are you looking for in end product
    What are you planning to do with your yarn
    How to get the most for your fleece processing
    Equipment At The Mill
    Overview of each piece of equipment, what it does and its importance

  
Skirting Basics
    Overview of What You Need to Do
    Fleece Issues to Look For

 

Fiber Loss
    Where does it go
    Why we skirt prior to shipping


Skirting Demo
    

Questions and Answers