Author Archives: pyatt1939@gmail.com

Early Shopping Sale

Nov 19, 2017 | Posted by in sheep | 0

It isn’t even small business Saturday and we already have some great offers! Looking for some fast knits? Last minute cozy hats to make?  Need unique colors and yarns for that special someone? Find worsted weight wools on sale now! Get an additional discount by using the code: KNITMAS for $2.00 off your total FoxRead more …

2017 Lambs Available

May 31, 2017 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

Weaning time is come near! Our sweet lambs are getting ready to leave this flock for one of their own. Please enjoy the video.  I hope you see something you like! If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to email me at pyatt1939 @ gmail.com You can find two videos on Youtube showing ourRead more …

The New Year

Jan 4, 2017 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

Happy New Year!   Fun things are to come to the farm this beginning of 2017.   In February, we expect our first round of lambs.  Claire and (maybe Sadie) are due to lamb on Feb. 12.  We are expecting twins from her!  She was luckily bred in a Laparoscopic AI from stock in NewRead more …

Klose Knits Collaboration

Sep 13, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

I had the lucky and extreme pleasure of working with Brigitte of Klose Knits in Urbana, IL on a special project.  Together we designed an exclusive colorway titled, “I’m With Her” on my scrumptious Isobel 100% Superwash merino base.  The pattern that accompanies this yarn is free!! and can be found here on the buttonRead more …

Etsy Shop Updates!

Aug 19, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

Fall colorways are slowly hitting the “shelves” of our Etsy Store!  Please check it out and ‘like’ what you see!  Don’t forget, WINTER IS COMING, and knitting lessons are always available!   FOX RUN FIBERS on Etsy!    

Dye Day

Aug 7, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

I had such the luck of working with an Adventure Group today at our little farm. We toured our gardens, chickens, beef, and sheep. Each group member learned how to hand paint their own skein of yarn using a variety of professional grade dyes.  Their skeins turned out great!  I should have taken notes onRead more …

Freezer Beef!

Jul 20, 2016 | Posted by in Uncategorized | 0

  Where’s the Beef?  Fox Run Farm of Monticello is offering a limited supply of freezer beef for sale August through October.  These Angus x Simmental steers have been grazed on grass pasture and fed supplemental grain. Beef is sold based on hanging weight (approximate market price $2.20/lb) as quarters, halves, or wholes.  A quarterRead more …