Local shepherds to appear at Mother Earth News Fair

William Churchill and Fred Stowell, Blair County shepherds at Underhill Farm, will be exhibiting their rare breed Leicester Longwool sheep and Angora goats at Mother Earth News Fair, Sept. 13 through 15, in the Livestock Conservancy tent at Seven Springs Resort.

They will be representing The Leicester Longwool Breeders Association. The yarn from their livestock, wool, mohair and blends of the two fibers, will be available for sale. All sales of yarn and livestock help these shepherds in their effort to preserve this rare breed.