The span of time it takes to transform a twinkle in the ram's eye to a wooly lamb bounding through the gate is about 145 days. The span of time it takes to transform a sheep's fleece into yarn has many variables and is a bit harder to predict. For me and for many sheep farmers, the yarn count down begins on the heels of shearing day, the moment we ship our boxes of skirted fleeces out the door and on their way to the fiber mill for the transformation from sheep couture to finished skeins.
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