Fair Event 2023

  

Sheep Shearing
Events - Saturday
23 Sep 11:00 AM

Sheep Shearing

place Market Pavillion - East expand_more

Additional Show Times: 9:00am

Sheep shearing is the process by which the woollen fleece of a sheep is cut off.  The person who removes the sheep's wool is called a shearer. Typically each adult sheep is shorn once each year.  Depending upon dialect, a sheep may be said to have been "shorn", "sheared" or "shore".  Sheep are shorn in all seasons including winter, depending on the climate