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Sheep Farming and Vertical Integration My Side of the Mountain

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It started as a joke: What if we had a sheep farm? Nine years later, Peg and Todd Allen know sheep. They raise lambs — “the finest colored Corriedales in New England” — produce yarn, and now, they even own a fiber mill.

I visited the Allens on their farm in White River Junction, Vermont. We talked the decline of New England mills, the trial sand tribulations of sheep farming, and suburban boredom. 

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It started as a joke: What if we had a sheep farm? Nine years later, Peg and Todd Allen know sheep. They raise lambs — “the finest colored Corriedales in New England” — produce yarn, and now, they even own a fiber mill.

I visited the Allens on their farm in White River Junction, Vermont. We talked the decline of New England mills, the trial sand tribulations of sheep farming, and suburban boredom. 

See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

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