Alethea Kenney has a B.S in Wildlife Science and has been raising heritage and crossbred sheep and other animals since 1996. She is working toward DEMETER (biodynamic) certification for her farm. A traditional naturopath, she specializes in helping animals and educating the people who keep them. She is also the small ruminant consultant for North Central Feed Products LLC, producers of her livestock mineral line, Back in Balance Minerals®. She studies, consults, writes and teaches about natural dyes for fiber, and herbs and minerals as they relate to health in humans and animals.