Berber Sheep Shearing Day Mid-atlas of Morocco

June 2012 Sheep shearing in the Mid-Atlas mountains of Morocco. The raw wool is collected washed, dyed and then spun into yarn for making carpets, clothes etc. Sheep shearing season is more than a hard day's work, it is also party day for the Amazigh (Middle Atlas Berber) where they all gather together and help each other out on a social shearing tour, feasting, signing and having lots of fun, more than 4 meals will be served during the hard days work. Please see our website for details http://www.moroccounexplored.com/