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Calpaca’s “All Aspect Education” Camelid Symposium
January 19 - 20, 2019
Sacramento State University Student Union
6000 J Street
California Alpaca Breeders Association (CALPACA)
Historically the Camelid Symposium has been one of the best values in education and now it is back. Join us for informative and timely topics provided by experts in their field. This two-day information-packed symposium provides something for everyone.The featured speakers will address timely topics including:
Camelid health — basic and neo-natal care, recognizing and handling birth problems, emergency camelid care, how to care for the aging camelid, what’s new in camelid health, and more.
Agritourism — create multiple streams of income and business insurance needs.
Business management — define your business plan, align business and breeding plans, and selling what works.
Focus on fiber — breed for fiber production, get it to market, and points in between.
Focus on Fiber — Lynn Edens, Stacie Chavez, Fibershed
Business Management — Lynn Edens and Jody Hatch, Little Creek Farm, Accoyo America, and Snowmass breeding programs
Camelid Health — Dr. Daniel Mora, DVM; Dr. Julie Dechant DVM, MS; Dr Anita Varga, DVM
Agritourism — Steve Harvey, PFC Insurance Center
Bud Synhorst, Alpaca Owners Association (AOA) Executive Director
Snacks and refreshments during breaks
The “Meet and Greet” on Saturday night
Daily parking permits
Printed handouts provided by speakers