alpaca


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alpaca

a ruminant of the animal family of Camelidae. It is similar to but smaller than the llama and the vicuña and guanaco. It is raised commercially in South America for its wool.
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However, the Russells have now decided to sell the farm, including the alpacas, as they seek a "change of direction".
e two elements t neatly together and this was the rst time we have had alpacas at the Ricoh Arena.
The Betts have been running their alpaca business for almost 10 years.
Mr Wright, the director of West Lancashire Alpacas Ltd, said: "The business model is effectively the sale of fibre, produced on an annual basis, and ultimate sale of breeding stock.
8220;Alpaca Amore's” technique will provide alpaca ranchers from all over the world the opportunity to view alpacas up close via live streaming, speak to the breeder and an impartial evaluation and purchase some of the Best Alpacas and Breeding Stock in the United States.
Alpacas, which originate from South America, are related to camels.
Maybe, although there are probably more alpaca farms than you would think.
Festival host RAD Fibers is a group of three Kentucky women - self-professed fiber junkies and alpaca breeders - who decided "fibering" together is much more fun than going it alone.
The animals are native to Peru and South America but British entrepreneurs have set up farms, and now 30,000 alpacas graze the length and breadth of the country.
US Alpaca is marketing a line of hypoallergenic bed pillows made with alpaca fiber.
Cowboy's fleece goes into a bag, and the bag is placed next to the fleece from other alpacas.
The event will include a competition to find the Alpaca with the best colouring.