What can farmers do with all their wool fleece after shearing season?

Our November 2022 post talked about how the Campaign for Wool organization is attempting to address the lack of resources abroad and here in Canada related to processing and using wool as a sustainable product. Here on Vancouver Island farmers are facing these challenges head on. Please read this newspaper article about local issues and possible solutions.

The Times Colonist newspaper published an in-depth article on Feb. 12, 2023 describing the challenges farmers are having dealing with mountains of wool fleeces stored on their farms.

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