We’ve been so busy here on the farm, that Feature Friday slipped right by us, so we’re extending it to Saturday! Our feature this week is one of our cornerstone products. Each animal here on the farm contributes fiber to our products, and we try to honor that contribution by showcasing that particular animal in … Continue reading Feature Friday #9
Friday is here, and with it another post in our Feature Friday series! You can catch up with our previous posts HERE , HERE, and HERE . Today we’ve chosen to highlight another of our personal favorite products, and one of the reasons we didn’t hesitate to make the jump into alpacas: SOCKS! If you were to … Continue reading Feature Friday #4
This week it is all about the FIBER! If you have ever visited us on the farm, in our store, or at an event, you know we love to talk fiber, so in this Feature Friday let’s talk about the star of the show: Alpaca Fiber. We hear it all the time and at every event- … Continue reading Feature Friday!
One of the things we learned during this year’s National Alpaca Farm Days, is that as an industry, we haven’t done a great job at highlighting WHY alpaca fiber is so wonderful, and what uses there are for it. To remedy this, we’ve decided to start Feature Friday! Every Friday, we will feature either a … Continue reading Feature Friday!
Hello again folks! All the critters here at Rocking Chair Farm have had a wonderful start to the new year, and as we head into February, we are are looking forward to what 2017 has in store for our little slice of heaven. At the beginning of January, we added a few new faces to … Continue reading A New Year and some New Faces!
Hello all! Faber’s birthday bash was a resounding success! Our little guy enjoyed all of his friends and fans stopping by to see him and wishing him well. It was a cold and blustery day, but the critters didn’t seem to mind. They were all very pleased with the extra treats that Faber’s big day … Continue reading Holiday Happenings
The folks and the critters here at the farm have all been busy, busy, busy! Farmer David has been cleaning up fence rows, fields and the barn, the alpacas have been busily munching down their fields, the chickens have been on bug patrol, Ross, the barn kitty, is keeping varmints away and Mason, the Wonder … Continue reading The final countdown…
Rocking Chair Farm will be participating again in 2016! Come visit the farm Saturday, September 24th from 10-6 or on Sunday, September 25th from 12-5. Our critters all love visitors, and they are hoping to meet some of their followers. We will have extra treats on hand, and they have seen us bring them into … Continue reading National Alpaca Farm Days!
Our little flock has changed a bit in the last month or so. We have had two young roosters leave and go to new homes and added a hen and two young pullets to our flock. Our newest additions are Penny, Rose and Bella. All three of our new girls are Rhode Island Reds. With … Continue reading Changing and growing
WOW! Who would have thought when we started the farm two years ago we would have 300+ Facebook followers and 200+ Instagram followers? Not us, that’s for sure! It humbles and amazes us that folks bring us into their busy lives on a regular basis and share our stories with their friends and families. Thank … Continue reading New Additions