Farm Stories

Raw Wool Hits the Road

Raw wool transforms into wondrous things: Roving for weaving and spinning and needle-felting and stuffing Pure wool yarn – which can then become to...

Therapy Lambs

Ever heard of therapy lambs? This year Topsy Farms invited the public to bottle-feed and cuddle our baby lambs that needed help. (They were the sma...

KIDS PARTY – ANIMALS AND ACTION

Want to host a kids party – animals and action? Learning by doing! Small animals to cuddle! Space to play! Boat ride! Picnic! How can you beat that...

Wool Throws and Lap Robes

Wool Throws and Lap Robes are again available at Topsy Farms. Lap Robes and Throws and our other wool bedding are made from a combination of the 60...

Visit Amherst Island

Discover the many reasons why folks love to visit Amherst Island. It’s an old-fashioned traditional rural community, with lots to see and to do. It...

Visit Foster Lambs at Topsy Farms

  VISIT FOSTER LAMBS FROM MID-MAY UNTIL EARLY JUNE   May 14 to June 5, 2016 Bring cameras, big and little kids and casual clothes Cuddle or bottle-...

Adopt a Foster Lamb

Adopt a Foster Lamb to help a baby lamb survive and thrive. Our flock of 1000 ewes birthed over 1400 lambs last year. About 30 – 35 lambs can’t sta...

HELPING BABIES WITH SLEEP ISSUES

Know babies with sleep issues? We do. We’ve been there. We’ve found a way to help babies with sleep issues. So often the restless sleeps of babies ...

Washing, Carding, Spinning Wool from a Topsy Farms Fleece

  Not everyone would have the ‘gumption’ to tackle washing, carding, spinning wool from a Topsy Farms fleece. Especially an ‘in-the-grease’ fleece,...

Natural Wool from Healthy, Happy Sheep is Really Soft – CBC Interview

This CBC Interview by Wei Chan, took place in September, 2015. Holt Renfrew had just chosen Topsy Farms products for their Campaign for Wool in Oct...

Syrian Refugees Will Receive A Warm Welcome with Topsy’s Help

Syrian Refugees reaching shore in Lesbos – photo by Sergey Ponomarev Kingston region expects about 600 Syrian Refugees to arrive by February. The S...

Recipe for Marinated Grilled Leg of Lamb, mid-eastern style

Yogurt-Mint Marinated Grilled Leg of Lamb (middle-Eastern style) – submitted by Rick and Janina Prociuk Prep Time: 10 min  (more if leg needs to be...