sites which, in some fashion, are related to activities at Whitefish
Wool and Fiber
the characteristics of wool and testing services of wool samples for
- Blackberry Ridge Woolen Mill
is a wonderful mill for having raw wool processed into roving in
preparation for handspinning, or for having raw wool spun into yarn.
All of our machine prepared roving and yarn is handled by these
- Spinners' and
Weavers' Housekeeping Pages a great spot to buy or sell lightly
used spinning and weaving equipment along with accessory support
- The Black Sheep
Gathering a wonderful event occurring every year in Eugene, Oregon.
A must for the natural fiber producer and artist.
- Black Sheep
Newsletter an open forum - reader written - providing useful
dialogue for both spinners and shepherds. The newsletter serves the
spinner and weaver by providing farm sources for a variety of
handspinning fleeces and by sharing tales of shepherding sheep.
- Wisconsin Sheep
and Wool Festival occuring in early to mid September each
Fiber on the Door
Peninsula of Wisconsin
offers wool and yarn from one of the nations oldest established flocks
of Shetland sheep.
- Sievers School of Fiber Arts
on Washington Island, at the northern tip of Door County, offers a wide
selection of classes related to the fiber arts.
on the Door Peninsula
- Heaven Scent Gardens A
beautiful selection of natural botanical bath and body products to
rejuvenate your skin and stimulate your sense of smell with a full line
of aromatherapy body products. All made in Door County. Supplier to
Whitefish Bay Farm B&B.
- Wisconsin Cherry Growers
The Door Peninsula is virtually synonymous with Cherry growing in
Wisconsin. Here is a list of sources for cherries in the state.
(While we rarely get to travel, we
can list a
select number of establishments at which we have been privileged to
stay or where we have had a delightful meal.) They are listen below, by country.
- Paua Bay Farm Stay A farm stay B&B located on one of the
most beautiful sites imaginable: a sheep farm on the Banks Peninsula,
South Island that looks out over the Pacific Ocean.
Two separate lodges located in some of the most wild and natural parts
of the South Island: Arthur's Pass (with a large flock of sheep) and
Sites that have a personal
- Sct. Knuds Gymnasium.
who can read Danish. A dear old
school in Odense, Denmark that celebrated its 150th jubilee in
2003. Til lykke på fødselsdagen!
- Washington University.
Missouri, another fine school, that also celebrated its 150th birthday
- American Farmland Trustworks to stop the loss of productive farmland and to promote farming practices that lead toa healthy environment
One of the
finest of intercultural exchange programs to be found today. AFS is
also the fountain from which all of the current history behind this
farm and its farmers sprung
many, many years ago!