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Natural Fiber Extravaganza

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Tierra Prometida Alpacas | Texas

I LOVE the alpaca industry! Over the past 15 years my family has had the opportunity to grow up learning to nurture these amazing animals. … Read More...

Alpacas at Marquam Hill Ranch | Oregon

Ten years ago, I saw a huggable white baby alpaca in the newspaper advertising, an alpaca show that weekend. … Read More...

Kendall Creek Farms Alpacas | Pennsylvania

Ah, the summer of 1997, we will never forget the first time that we gazed with curiosity at an alpaca. … Read More...

Chimera Ranch | Colorado

Chimera Ranch is a full service, family owned alpaca farm headquartered in Bennett, Colorado. ... Read More...

Hobby Horse Farm | Ohio

We are Shauna Brummet and Jeffrey Skinner, founders, owners and operators of Hobby Horse Farm Alpacas, located in Wadsworth, Ohio, raising full Peruvian Huacaya alpacas for 19 years. … Read More...

Greenbriar Farm — MAM Consulting Associates, Inc | Wisconsin

We are involved in the community and have hosted numerous ag groups, veterinarian students, birthday parties, small groups and individuals. We love talking to people about alpacas. … Read More...

Heart & Soul Alpacas and Spinnery | California

Heart & Soul Alpacas and Spinnery is a full service alpaca ranch located in the Sierra Foothills in California. … Read More...

Spring Grove Alpaca Ranch | Pennsylvania

Who would've thought we'd be here where we are now? ... Read More...

Hasselbring's Harmony Ranch | Missouri

The sight of a full fleeced Suri running in the field is simply breathtaking. They are living art. ... Read More...

Cas-Cad-Nac Farm, LLC | Vermont

We started Cas-Cad-Nac Farm some 16 years ago at the same time that we were starting our family. … Read More...

Liberty Alpacas | Washington

Liberty Alpacas started raising alpacas in 2007 and we haven't looked back! We jumped right in, became very involved in showing our first season, and joined our local association. … Read More...

Xanadu Farm Alpacas | Colorado

20 years ago I decided to retire from my successful law practice and to choose an entirely different second career. ... Read More...

Big Timber Alpacas, LLC | Oregon

We saw our first alpacas and their fine, luxurious fiber at an Oregon fiber festival and, after researching the industry, launched our business venture. … Read More...

Red Granite Ranch Ltd | Colorado

From the very beginning we began making purchases and breeding decisions that would allow us to build a herd of elite alpacas. … Read More...

Long Hollow Suri Alpacas/New Era Fiber | Tennessee

It all started because my poor husband spent hours and hours mowing our five acre tract. We just had to do something! Then we saw a piece on Animal Planet about alpacas. … Read More...

Morgan's Fortunato Farm | West Virginia

The priority at Morgan’s Fortunato Farm has always been on quality, above all else, and on exceptional genetics. … Read More...

Rock'n D Enterprises LLC | Oklahoma

We are involved in the community and have hosted numerous ag groups, veterinarian students, birthday parties, small groups and individuals. We love talking to people about alpacas. … Read More...

Foster's Trail & Alpaca Farm | Tennessee

After moving to a rural property to get away from growth, traffic and urban sprawl, we wanted to start a business on our land that would be profitable and enjoyable. … Read More...

Starshire Ranch | Washington

Starshire Ranch began with Merino and Targhee sheep. As a spinner and knitter and exploring new fiber we soon added alpacas. ... Read More...

Alpaca Country Estates | Oregon

Visit our picturesque ranch in Terrebonne, Oregon, where we strive for a green planet, design alpaca products, and have top-line alpacas of every color! … Read More...

Healing Springs Suris LLC | Oklahoma

When I started looking at alpaca fiber and ALL the benefits I discovered the Suri alpaca and fell in love. … Read More...

Shalimar Alpacas | New York

Shalimar Alpacas joins a passion for fiber with a passion for breeding beautiful, high quality alpacas. … Read More...

NorTex Alpacas, LLC | Texas

Our goal is to build a herd that will reliably produce award winning offspring; our philosophy is “Quality and Clients First.” … Read More...

Midnight Moon @ R&R Suris | Illinois

A love of working with suri alpacas and creating an eco-friendly environment are just two reasons behind the collaboration of The Midnight Moon Alpaca Ranch and R&R Suris. Our slogan says it all…SMALL FARMS—BIG GENETICS! Read More...

Irish Meadows Alpaca Farm | Iowa

The recipe for our success? Start with an outstanding foundation herd, and add excellent customer service. … Read More...

Long Acres Alpaca Farm | Pennsylvania

We believe that before you decide on buying an alpaca from us, you need to have a workable business plan and have a solid foundation in herd management. … Read More...

Wild Hair Alpacas LLC | Colorado

We were looking for a semi-retirement business and discovered alpacas. ... Read More...

Acadiana Alpacas, LLC | Georgia

If grey is your passion, talk to Acadiana Alpacas! … Read More...

Skyfiber Ranch, LLC | Virginia

Our purpose is to produce superb breeding and show quality alpacas from exceptional and diverse genetic lines. Read More...

Structured Chaos Farm | Texas

Our ranch was started with the mission of wanting to provide a safe and rewarding working environment for adults with special needs. ... Read More...

M&M Alpaca Farm of NC | North Carolina

M&M Alpaca Farm of North Carolina is a family owned and operated farm in Pittsboro, NC. … Read More...

Applewood Lane Alpacas | Wisconsin

Check out our champion breeding stock, shop in our small gift shop, or take spinning lessons using roving from our own herd at Applewood Lane Alpacas! … Read More...

Amber Autumn Alpacas | Oregon

Our world-class collection of alpacas is the result of our belief that the future of the alpaca industry lies in the acquisition of the world’s finest genetics. … Read More...

Peruvian Link Co. | Wholesale

Peruvian Link Co. was established in 1997 to bring to you one of the world's finest fibers. Alpaca is used to make many of our gorgeous high-quality Alpaca garments. … Read More...

Skyline Alpacas | Oregon

As both a weaver and knitter, fiber and textiles have been a part of my life for over 30 years. The search for quality yarns drew me to an interest in raising fiber-producing animals. … Read More...
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Fun in the Country Alpacas

AOA CERTIFIED SHOWS
Nov 16 - 17, 2019
Fredericksburg, VA
Nov 16 - 17, 2019
Fredericksburg, VA
Jan 31 - Feb 2, 2020
Greensboro, NC
Feb 14 - 16, 2020
Fort Worth, TX
Feb 14 - 16, 2020
Fort Worth, TX
Upcoming Member Events
Nov 16 - 16, 2019
Rolla, MO

AOA National Alpaca Show

March 13–15, 2020

Come celebrate the 30th anniversary AOA National Alpaca Show sponsored by Fun in the Country Alpacas this March in Fort Wayne, Indiana! Admission is free to the public. For more information and hours visit www.AlpacaNationals.com.

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Are you a hotel or camping person?

Our host hotel is the Holiday Inn Express in Lebanon, Tennessee, or camp right next door to the Wilson County Expo Center.

As the demand for quality fiber and emphasis on value-added products increases, the importance of fiber education is vital.

One of the wonderful reasons that people own alpacas is to work with the alpaca’s fleece. So you have the fleece shorn off the alpaca — now what?

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AlpacaGram 6.89 | Robin Gifford

The board is excited to introduce Robin Gifford as our new Executive Director!

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AlpacaGram 6.88 | Updated Natural Fiber Color Charts Are Here

At this time, we are excited to announce the new AOA Natural Fiber Color Chart with updated Light Rose Grey and Medium Rose Grey colors!

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