Livestock, Wool & Pastured Meat at The Hickories, Ridgefield, CT
Pastured Livestock: Meat and Wool
For those who are interested in humanely raised, free range, pastured meat options in our local food-shed, we commend your decision to be conscientious about such a tricky part of our diet and its effect on our planet.
Please join us for this unforgettable event - all ages welcome.
Spend an hour with a livestock farmer visiting baby lambs, piglets, and chicks. Spring is a spectacular time at The Hickories. You simply can't get enough of this joyous littl'uns! Smiles and cooing are guaranteed.
Grace Cannan is a young farmer/weaver from Easton, CT who has come to farming and fiber through her love of wine, good food, and traditional crafts. She has taken on a sampling of our sheep's wool and has woven shawls for our Farm Store.
Finnsheep are a heritage breed of sheep celebrated for fine fleeces, excellent mothering, and hardy dispositions. Here at The Hickories, we blend the wool from our ewes and lambs for richness and warmth.