Category Archives: Farm News

Silver Blizzard is Back!

  Hooray!  Just in from the mill….lovely 85% Black German Angora/15% silver grey Cormo Wool Blend yarn.  So happy to have it back.  A pure North American product! It is also now available in the single ply lace weight version. … Continue reading

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Summer Dyeing

It’s been busy and hot around here, but I’ve managed to get back to dyeing.  Had some fun with some small put ups of Angora/Cormo pencil roving with a pot of dye that didn’t fully discharge after overdyeing.  Hate to … Continue reading

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Shearing Day

  Autumn means time for shearing and breeding.  The temperatures have cooled significantly for breeding, but still warm enough for shearing without taking excessive measures to keep rabbits warm at night. Willa is a one year old doe with a … Continue reading

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End of Summer

  Now that summer has officially ended, the Fall Fiber shows are almost upon us.  While the tomato crop is still coming, the days are noticeably shorter and at least the last few days, cooler! On Saturday, September 28, Bungalow … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring

This isn’t yarn, batting, or fiber.  But it’s a sign of Spring.  Spring has been screaming at me for weeks and while it was here in Northern California, I was off in Ontario, Canada where it was still winter.  When … Continue reading

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Late Summer Cleanup

Breezy and Bella It’s fall cleanup time so I brought the girls in to help.  Breezy and Bella belong to my neighbor but were happy to come over and help out.  They love the worms and grubs under the cages. … Continue reading

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Lazin'

 

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German Angoras in Grants Pass

Bungalow Farm’s Brunhilde (Reg. 2079 g./yr.)  is newly registered!  We all had a great weekend at the IAGARB registration  at Margie’s in Grants Pass.  We had lots fun and laughs. While Brunhilde registered with the highest overall wool production of … Continue reading

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The Amazing German Angora

As the days get shorter and weather turns chillier, the German angoras here at Bungalow Farm get a little friskier.  The summer heat is gone and the angora wool coats are a bit longer.  The soft, dense wool will be … Continue reading

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It's Summer When…

…the fuchsia Magellanica is blooming.  Although this hardy fuchsia seems to bloom almost year ’round, the are in full flower now. …six-week old bunnies are sheared down.  It got pretty hot a week or so ago, and the bunnies were … Continue reading

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