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AlpacaGram 8.39 | Bring Sustainability to Your Farm at the Natural Fiber Extravaganza

AOA is pleased to feature Rebecca Burgess, Executive Director of Fibershed and Chair of the Board for Carbon Cycle Institute, as our keynote speaker during the Annual Meeting and Luncheon at the Natural Fiber Extravaganza (NFE).

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AlpacaGram 8.38 | It's Time to Purchase Your Listing or Ad in the Alpaca Owners Guide

The Alpaca Owners Guide (AOG) is printed once a year and is the go-to resource for information on how to get started in the alpaca industry.

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AlpacaGram 8.37 | 5 Reasons to Enter the Spin-Off Competition

The Spin-Off competition is a great opportunity to showcase your fleeces shorn last year!

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AlpacaGram 8.36 | 2020 EPD Producer Report is Available Online

Dr. Enn's Producer Report is now available online for the 2020 Expected Progeny Differences (EPDs) genetic evaluation.

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AlpacaGram 8.35 | Announcing the 2022 AOA National Alpaca Show Presenting Sponsors

It may only be May, but we are already planning a very green 2022 National Show with a little help from our friends.

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AlpacaGram 8.34 | USDA Financial Assistance Programs Are Still Available

Has your alpaca business been directly impacted by the coronavirus pandemic?

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AlpacaGram 8.33 | Photo Contest

AOA invites you to enter your best photos in the 2021 AOA National Photo Contest!

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AlpacaGram 8.32 | Are your alpacas at risk for these viruses?

The Government and Industry Relations Committee (GIRCom) wants to remind Alpaca Owners Association (AOA) members that now is the time to talk to your veterinarian about what vaccinations your alpacas should receive.

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AlpacaGram 8.31 | Six Bylaws Amendments and One Ballot Issue in the AOA Election

Monday, May 3, is the last day to renew your membership to vote in the upcoming election.

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AlpacaGram 8.30 | 2021 AOA Election Announcement

Renew your Membership before May 3 to vote in the Upcoming Election!

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AlpacaGram 8.29 | Natural Fiber Extravaganza Registration is Open!

The Natural Fiber Extravaganza returns to Lebanon, Tennessee, this July 9–11.

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AlpacaGram 8.28 | 2021 AOA Election Announcement

We encourage everyone to take part in the election process. This year in addition to electing three board members, there will be several bylaw amendments to vote on.

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AlpacaGram 8.27 | Sue Ives

With great sadness, we share the passing of Sue Ives on April 11, 2021.

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AlpacaGram 8.26 | Registration for the 2021 AOA National Fleece Show is Open!

Now is the time to register and mail in your fleeces for the 2021 AOA National Fleece Show, happening at the Farm Bureau Exposition Center in Lebanon, Tennessee, the weekend of July 9–11, 2021.

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AlpacaGram 8.25 | Spring Cleaning Registration Special!

Registering all of your alpacas is not only important to the alpaca industry as a whole, but also for your business. Registered alpacas have more value than their unregistered neighbors!

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AlpacaGram 8.24 | The 2021 Shining Star is...Beth Anne Sheets!

The alpaca industry could not function without highly dedicated volunteers.

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AlpacaGram 8.23 | Thank you!

Thank you for changing course and joining us in Nebraska this past weekend!

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