Advanced Fiber Sorting, Grading, and Classing:

Earners will receive a more in-depth education on fiber characteristics, structure, types and how to identify them. Earners will learn more about developing a business sorting for other fiber bearing livestock owners or fiber purchasers. Earners will have the opportunity to examine alpaca, wool and other fiber types. . In addition, instruction in documentation and record keeping will be presented, along with requirements for different sorting clients.

Who is eligible?
All Learners

Instruction Method
 Currently Online

Credit or Non-Credit

Best Use Of Fiber
Economical Benefits
Fiber Quality
Livestock Quality
Product Development
Quality Control
Value Adding                            Recordkeeping                        Sorting Fiber

Time to Complete


Earners will participate in an twenty – four hour class and receive 2.4 continuing education units.