Gallery: Hudson Valley Sheep and Wool Company Makes Sustainable Local T...

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In a highly corporate world cottage industries are few and far between but as the demand for local goods increases, they may have a second chance. Located about 100 miles north of New York City, the Hudson Valley Sheep and Wool Company is one such example. Started by Mary Godesky, the farm houses 100 ewes and eight ram and is largely run by women. Godesky treats the sheep with love and all of the wool is sustainably processed on site, making the company an eco designer's dream come true.

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