#38 – The Farmy

#38 The Farmy - Alan Petrucci

#38 The Farmy - Alan Petrucci

Tied by: Alan Petrucci
Originated by: Alan Petrucci

Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley Streamer 6xl #8
Thread: White
Tag: Flat silver Mylar tinsel
Body: Red floss / silk
Rib: Flat silver Mylar tinsel
Belly: White bucktail
Wing: Two light dun hackle flanked by grizzly hackle
Shoulder: Light mallard flank
Cheek: Jungle cock
Head: Black

Notes: The Farmy, named for a great river in Connecticut. The Farmington is located in northern Connecticut and is a tributary of the Connecticut River. The Farmington River is the only river to flow in all four cardinal directions in the Northern Hemisphere. A few notable pools on the Farmington include Boneyard, School Bus Pool and Satan’s Kingdom.

The Farmington River Watershed Association

Alan PetrucciAlan Petrucci – I have fished streamers ever since the first vacation we took to Mooselookmeguntic Lake in Rangeley Maine back in the mid 70′s. I love their style and their histories . As a fly tyer thats only happened a few years ago.
Small Stream Reflections
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5 Responses to #38 – The Farmy

  1. Joel Stansbury says:

    Alan, a fabulous job as usual. I just wanted to commend you on the head. All the streamers here are beautiful, but very few of the tyers have bothered to finish the heads nicely. Yours is an example to others of how it should look. Thanks for the great job!

  2. Great stuff as always Alan. Beauties like this are almost too sweet to fish.

  3. avril anjers says:

    I love the contrast of the orange body with the subtle color of the rest of the fly. Beautiful

  4. Kelly L says:

    Precision tye Alan, it’s a beauty!

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