These natural yarns are produced from sheep which are kept on organic land which is not treated with herbicides, pesticides or artificial fertilizers.
Garthenor organic wools are free from G.M.O’s and OP dips. No harmful chemicals or inputs are used during processing. No chemical moth proofing; Natural herbal insect deterrents are used. No artificial flame retardents; Naturally flame resistant. No conditioners. No man-made fibres Just pure certified organic wool spun to reflect the nature of the fleece.
Garthenor Organic 4ply has 160m to the 50g ball, excepting the Shetland dark grey which has 170m. The difference is due to the nature of the fleece.