North Star Farm Tour

Sutton Ridge Farm

About the Farm

100% grass-fed, dry aged Highland beef; milk-fed pork, grass-fed lamb, Leicester Longwool raw fleeces, pelts, roving, yarn, finished wool products and whole grains. Shearing demonstrations, vendors, food for sale and more on the tour weekend.

  • Sheep ShearingLarry– Saturday 11:30am & 1:30pm & 3:30pm 
  • Ken – wood turning demos throughout the  weekend; products for sale
  • Forest & Meadow products: honey products. Beekeeping and General education classes Saturday 11am, 1pm, & 3pm. Sunday: 11am, 1pm; products for sale
  • Emily -Vet Tech student - Choosing the best pet for your family. interactive discussion, hands-on and game with prizes. Live animals at her booth. Presentations at Noon and 2pm  Saturday.
  • Troy Flemming a master fingerstyle guitarist, yodeler, vocalist, songwriter, jokester and storyteller, Live music concert Saturday 4 – 5pm; Sunday 1:30 – 2:30pm 

Hand Spinning wool fiber

Judy - Saturday – all day- Judy has been spinning for many years using the saxony style wheel made by Ashford.  Blue ribbons and Best of Show ribbons are commonplace for this avid knitter. Come and see her spin and knit her beautiful creations with her hand spun yarn.

Linda –Sunday 1 – 3pm Linda is an experienced student & teacher of the fiber arts. She’s been a spinner for 30+ years, a color artist & fiber-dyeing enthusiast for 25 years and a weaver of 20 years. 

· Hot Food – Hot off the grill! Enjoy a lunch of Polish sausage, chips and a beverage choice (for purchase) Also sample some of the gourmet meat rubs served-up by the crew from Carlson ACE Hardware (Prior Lake). Saturday 10am – 4pm;  Sunday 10am – 2:30 pm

· Meat Market & Country Boutique – Stop-in the on-farm store to shop any of the following products. Locally grown, locally made.

Learn More

Farm products include: 

· 100% grass-fed Highland beef

· Milk-fed pork

· Whole wheat grain

· Raw sheep fleece

· Roving (colored & dyed)

· Yarn (colored & dyed)

· Needle felting kits

· Woolen socks-LOTS of varieties

· Upcycled mittens

· Felt-lined headbands

· Woolen hats w/ Swarovski crystals

· Woolen boot liners

· Woolen dryer balls

· Highland cattle and sheep pelts

· Sheep fleece pillows

· NEW! leather purses

· Ornamental florals

Local products include:

· Artisan wood products

· Honey & other bee products

· Hand knit wool products