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15/06/2014

Rachael Garside looks at the price of sheep wool and alpaca fibre.

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30 minutes

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Mon 16 Jun 2014 05:30

The Price of Wool and Foraging for Beer

A significant rise in the price of wool - up around a third on last year - is it enough for sheep farmers?

And shearing alpaca in Wales - the price of their fibre is also up

The optic from the top of Bardsey Lighthouse gets a new home illuminating the story of the Llyn Peninsula at Porth y Swnt visitor centre

The "Vile" piece of land bringing to life the history of the planting in the medieval fields on the Gower Peninsula

and we're foraging in the hedgerows in the Vale of Glamorgan and brewing up a pint at the Tomos and Ilford craft brewery