© 2017 Utah Wool Growers. 

I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!

Please reload

Follow Us

September 11, 2019

It’s that time again…our September “Women of Wool” is 

. She grew up in the small farming community of Holden, Utah. Although they didn’t live on a farm, she grew up changing oil, rotating tires, harvesting fruit & vegetables and occasionally raising calves to stock the...

September 11, 2019

Our August feature say’s it best, “I feel very privilege to be selected to be a part of Women of Wool.”

has been married to Brad Guymon for 26 years. Brad is a fourth generation sheep man. One of his great mentors was a gentleman which most know of Ed Larson. We lost Ed...

September 11, 2019

Happy 4th of July fireworks!


Our July Women of Wool feature is Waneta Fawcett. She jokes about how people who knew she didn't have a job outside of her home would say to her, "Of course, you don't work." Her normal response was, "You should follow me around sometimes."...

June 20, 2019

The key to success to is start before your ready or even know it. That is exactly what our June Women of Wool feature did. Carolyn Bitner jumped in feet first when she married Brian Bitner, a 4th generation rancher, and became part of a ranching family. She was baptize...

June 20, 2019

“One day you will look back & see that all along you were blooming!” This quote is very fitting as our May Women of Wool feature, Nellie Aagard Stephensen shares her heritage with us! 
Nellie was born and raised in Fountain Green, Utah to a 3rd generation she...

June 20, 2019

Our April “Women of Wool” feature is the one and only Kim Gibby Wilde. Kim grew up along the Wasatch Front with no interest in or even an idea of the importance of agriculture. For her the shelves of the grocery store always had plenty of food and the origin of that fo...

June 20, 2019

When Dusty Hootie Roche thinks of his wife and our March Women of Wool Feature, Chrissi Nicholas Roche, four or five things come to mind when it refers to ranching. 1. Her packing panels while 9-months pregnant putting them back on the trailer with a swift creek coming...

June 20, 2019

February = ❤️ and this months Women of Wool feature is one we all ❤️! UWGA Executive Director Sierra Robinson Nelson was lucky enough to be born into a sheep ranching family in Northwest Colorado. Her ancestral ties to farming and ranching come from diverse places incl...

June 20, 2019

Let’s start the New Year off with a new Women of Wool feature. Angie Jorgensen is the daughter of Jack and Francell Steck, she grew up in Ephraim Utah and was the 5th of 7 children. She and her family raised a few pigs, rabbits, sheep and cows when they were growing up...

June 20, 2019

Our December Women of Wool feature is Angie Garrett Jensen. Angie is the wife of Lane Jensen. Together, they run Eph Jensen Livestock. They have 3 summer bands and run in Cache and Weber Counties on the family Summer Range and also have forest service permits in Wasatc...

Please reload

  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

September 11, 2019

September 11, 2019

September 11, 2019

June 20, 2019