Welcome to the Frederick County Sheep Breeders — members from many Maryland counties, plus a few out-of-state members

The Purpose of the Frederick County Sheep Breeders is to:

  • Promote sheep, goat and lamb activities in Maryland.
  • Improve registered and commercial breeding stock, market lambs and market goats.
  • Promote and support the area’s sheep and goat farm flocks.
  • Promote the fiber industry and wool industry in Maryland.
  • Be a resource for and between members.
  • Support young shepherd’s 4-H activities — and their project lambs and project goats.
  • Educate the public.

The Frederick County Sheep Breeders is a Maryland-based sheep and goat producers association with members from many counties; plus, a few members from out-of-state (PA, VA and W.VA).

Upcoming Events

Feb
20
Sat
2016
Ag week in Frederick: Spinning and Weaving Group @ Francis Scott Key Mall
Feb 20 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ag week in Frederick:  Spinning and Weaving Group @ Francis Scott Key Mall | Frederick | Maryland | United States

Spinning, weaving and other fiber arts demonstrations by FCSB members!

Apr
23
Sat
2016
Rose Hill Manor Spring Open House @ Rose Hill Manor
Apr 23 @ 10:00 am – Apr 24 @ 4:00 pm
Rose Hill Manor Spring Open House @ Rose Hill Manor | Frederick | Maryland | United States

FCSB members will be once again doing demonstrations at the Rose Hill Manor Farm, in Frederick, Maryland, has a Spring and a Fall Open House each year.  Sheep shearing, spinning, and more!

The Farm’s Spring Open House is Saturday and Sunday, April 23-24, 2016.

Saturday:  10 am to 4 pm.   Sunday, 12 noon to 4 pm.

Sheep, goats, cows, chicks, bunnies and other livestock will be on display in the bank barn.  The Frederick County Sheep Breeders is providing sheep, lambs and goats.

There are many activities for the family — hay rides, tractor pull, music, visit the carriage museum, food, and activities for the kids.

Go to the Rose Hill Manor website for more information.  Click on “Events”.   www.rosehillmuseum.com

For information, phone:  301-600-2936

May
7
Sat
2016
Sheep and Wool Festival @ Howard County Fairgrounds
May 7 @ 9:00 am – May 8 @ 5:00 pm
Sheep and Wool Festival @ Howard County Fairgrounds | West Friendship | Maryland | United States

The largest sheep and fiber festival in the United States.