This fact sheet was developed by students enrolled in Purdue's ANSC 442 Sheep Management course in Spring 2003, as a semester project. These fact sheets provide useful information on various topics related to sheep. View the list of fact sheets.


From Sheep to Sweater in 10 Steps

1.  Selecting Your Sheep

2.  Shearing

3.  Washing

4.  Blending

5.  Carding

6.  Spinning

7.  Weaving

8.  Fulling and Finishing

9.  Chemical Finishing

10.  End Products



Created by:

Kate Dwenger

Brandy Uhl

Brandon Mauck


"It seems a bit drafty in here...did somebody open a window?"