Sheep & Equipment Exchange

Sheep & Equipment Exchange is a free listing for ISIA members. Ads are placed in the Lamb & Wool Newsletter and in this online listing. One ad per membership, which must be limited to 50 words. Ads may run in two issues of the Lamb & Wool newsletter and may be re-submitted for an additional two issues. Send ad information along with name, address, phone and email to: info@iowasheep.com by the 15th of the month for publication in the following month's newsletter. Newsletter is published 6 times/year in addition to an Iowa Sheep and Wool Festival Booklet issue.

  1. For Sale: One portable and one stationary hay feeder for feeding square bales and ground hay.  Howard Lindaman, 2041 180th St., Marshalltown, Iowa 50158. Phone 641 752 3490. (1/19)

  2. For Sale: Two sheep loading chutes, both for triple deck trailers.  One is on wheels and one has a walkway.  Always stored inside.  Walt Miller, Reinbeck Iowa.  Phone 319-345-2960 or email millamb@windstream.net. (1/19)

  3. For Sale: Dorper and White Dorper rams: registered and commercial; Ile de France percentage rams. Hardy/easy care, well muscled, out of season breeding, forage raised. S Mitcham, 3061 160th Street, Sumner IA 50674, 563-578-5665,  sam@netins.net; Crane Creek Dorpers & White Dorpers and Crane Creek Ile de France on FaceBook. (1/19)

  4. For Sale: Purebred Suffolk rams. Fast growing, long loin, structurally sound, mature and ready to go to work. Will work for commercial or purebred flocks. All rams are RR. Newton, IA 641-521-7981 or 641-521-5115, Barb Stewart. (10/18)

  5. For Sale: Polypay and Suffolk ram lambs. Most are RR. Large-framed and thick. Detailed records and weights on all.  From a 230% lambing flock. February-born and ready to breed. Dave and Julie Hofland, Hartley,. 712-348-3518 or 712-348-5318 (10/18)

  6. For Sale: Performance tested, Ile de France rams, with ultra sound measurements for ribeye and backfat. Call Doug Wirth  515-978-3938 (10/18)

  7. For Sale: Registered Leicester Longwool sheep, starter flock or individual sheep. They are eager grazers that make good use of pasture; they are docile and easy to handle. Our sheep have white fleeces. This long wool fiber is user friendly and suited to many styles of yarn/crafts. This heritage breed needs preservation. Sid Clefisch - 17448 Balltown Road  Sherrill, Iowa 52073 - 563-513-7136 or plclefisch@gmail.com (10/18)

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Wool & Wool Products

Josh Brodeur
Romney & Romedale/CVM
319-431-6251 ​
brodeurfamilyfarms.com

Lein Sheep Farm
Arlington, IA
319-343-6603
nathan@bigboymeats.com

Wool, yarn, pelts

Tornado Ridge Farm
Jolyn Meehan
Prole, IA

jos976@yahoo.com
Wool & Fiber

Seelow Sheep Farm
Jason Seelow
641-751-0530
Facebook
Raw Rambouillet wool

Sarah Humke
Ackley, IA
sarahhumke@gmail.com
Raw & washed wool for spinning or felting, ​Rovings & yarns

Prairie Farms Woolery
Rhonda Foster
Danville, IA
ronlfos@aol.com
Shetland & Finn wool/yarn

Sonja Hoie
Keosauqua, IA
218-251-2207
sonjahoie@gmail.com
Icelandic yarn, fleeces, handwovens, felted fleeces

Tipperary Fiber n Art Studio
Pat & Margie Meehan
2857 Hwy 38
Hopkinton, IA 52237
563-920-7704
​Fiber products & fiber art classes  

Lamb Lane Farm
Barbara & Ron Zumdome
1991  315th Ave 
Fort Madison, IA 52627
319-372-1813
lamblane@gmail.com
Raw wool, dyed wool and roving

Northwest Iowa Sheep Producers
George and Becky Scholten
George- 712-441-4015
Becky- 712-441-0214

gbscholten@mtcnet.net
northwestiowasheepproducers.com