Member Stories 


Skyfiber Ranch, LLC | Virginia

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


Enchanted Farms LLC | Washington

AOA Silver BenefactorAlpaca livestock sales, breeding, mentoring, fiber sales and products.


Wild Hair Alpacas LLC | Colorado

AOA Silver BenefactorWe were looking for a semi-retirement business and discovered alpacas.


Tierra Prometida Alpacas | Texas

AOA Gold BenefactorOur passion for alpacas shows in our fleece, our breeding program, and in our clients success.


Greenbriar Farm Alpacas — MAM Consulting Associates, Inc.

AOA Silver BenefactorWe 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.


Alpaca Country Estates, LLC | Oregon

AOA Gold BenefactorVisit our picturesque ranch in Terrebonne, Oregon, where we strive for a green planet, design alpaca products, and have top-line alpacas of every color!


Xanadu Farm Alpacas | Colorado

AOA Silver Benefactor20 years ago I decided to retire from my successful law practice and to choose an entirely different second career.


Mesa Trail Alpacas | Tennessee

AOA Silver BenefactorAll-in doing alpacas from every angle.


Classic Alpaca | Wholesale

AOA Platinum BenefactorClassic Alpaca employs over 80 women in two production facilities to meet our customers’ requirements for quality and style.


Man in the Moon Farm, LLC | Virginia

AOA Silver BenefactorFrom the time we first saw an alpaca in 1999, to the time we purchased our first four in 2012, alpacas were in the back of our minds as a possibility for the future of our farm.


Crescent Moon Ranch | Oregon

AOA Silver BenefactorWe Love our Alpacas and the Alpaca Lifestyle and We think You Will Too!


Kendall Creek Farms Alpacas | Pennsylvania

AOA Silver BenefactorOur first interest in the alpaca is for their proper care and the advancement of the breed; and you will find us more than willing to share our knowledge toward that cause.


Big Timber Alpacas, LLC | Oregon

AOA Gold BenefactorWe are a sustainable suri and huacaya alpaca farm whose breeding program focuses on proven elite white and color genetics to produce Champion alpaca seed stock bloodlines.


Eagle Eye Farm | Wisconsin

AOA Gold BenefactorEagle Eye Farm, "soaring to excellence" and established in 2018, raises award winning huacaya alpacas and Valais Blacknose Sheep which create beautiful fiber products in a wonderful, serene setting in beautiful western Wisconsin.


Rogue Suri Alpacas | Oregon

AOA Silver BenefactorAt Rogue Suri Alpacas every client is provided with outstanding professional mentorship, as well as consulting and overall knowledgeable herd health. When you purchase from us, you get the WHOLE package.


Suri & Company of Fern Creek Farm | Missouri

AOA Gold BenefactorFollowing a dream that started in 2008, Suri & Company has evolved into a farm dedicated to breeding and raising alpaca that have the “complete package”.


Foster's Trail & Alpaca Farm | Tennessee

AOA Silver BenefactorFoster's Trail & Alpaca Farm is a breeder of high quality huacaya alpacas.


Buck Brook Alpacas | New York

AOA Silver BenefactorBuck Brook Alpacas is a family-run farm started in 2013. The farm was started for several reasons but the main reason was our love of animals.


Flying Iron Ranch | Colorado

AOA Gold BenefactorFlying Iron Ranch is located on the western slope of Colorado and specializes in breeding, showing, and selling the highest quality from the Jeremiah, Zephyrus and Quechua lines.


Skyline Alpacas | Oregon

AOA Gold BenefactorAs 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.


Rosehaven Alpacas Inc | New York

AOA Silver BenefactorRosehaven Alpacas was started at the end of 2002 with 2 alpacas and purchased 5 more in the beginning of 2003.


Cas-Cad-Nac Farm, LLC | Vermont

AOA Gold BenefactorWe started Cas-Cad-Nac Farm some 16 years ago at the same time that we were starting our family.


Shalimar Alpacas | New York

AOA Silver BenefactorShalimar Alpacas joins a passion for fiber with a passion for breeding beautiful, high quality alpacas.


Hasselbring's Harmony Ranch | Missouri

AOA Silver BenefactorThe sight of a full fleeced Suri running in the field is simply breathtaking. They are living art.


Applewood Lane Alpacas | Wisconsin

AOA Silver BenefactorCheck 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!


West Penn Alpacas | Pennsylvannia

AOA Silver BenefactorCelebrating 26 years raising Alpacas!


Long Hollow Suri Alpacas | Tennessee

AOA Silver BenefactorIt 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.


Irish Meadows Alpaca Farm | Iowa

AOA Silver BenefactorThe recipe for our success? Start with an outstanding foundation herd, and add excellent customer service.


The Midnight Moon Suri Alpaca Trading Company | Illinois

AOA Silver BenefactorA 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!


Heritage Farm Alpacas & Events, LLC | Indiana

AOA Silver BenefactorValuing our past while building for the future.


Healing Springs Suris | Oklahoma

AOA Silver BenefactorWhen I started looking at alpaca fiber and ALL the benefits I discovered the Suri alpaca and fell in love.


Amber Autumn Alpacas | Oregon

AOA Silver BenefactorOur 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.


Triple Diamonds Alpaca Ranch | Michigan

With over 10 years of experience in the Alpaca industry, Triple Diamonds Alpaca Ranch can be considered one of the leading alpaca ranches in the Midwest.


Red Granite Ranch Ltd | Colorado

AOA Gold BenefactorFrom the very beginning we began making purchases and breeding decisions that would allow us to build a herd of elite alpacas.


Rancho Inca Alpacas | Texas

AOA Silver BenefactorOur vision is to build a herd of outstanding huacayas with the highest of standards by breeding for excellent conformation and fleeces.


Memory M-Acres | New Jersey

AOA Silver BenefactorWhen we originally came into this industry in 2012, the choice was mostly based on what we considered to be quality of life considerations. Looking back on that decision, we could not have been more right!

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Special Events 

March 15–17, 2024

Mazuri AOA National Alpaca Show

presented by Heritage Farm Alpacas & Events and RayNay Alpaca Farm

Join us in Fort Wayne, Indiana, as hundreds of alpacas compete in the show ring! Learn about alpacas, shop at one of the many vendors selling alpaca products, or grab an alpaca selfie!

Friday–Saturday 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday 8:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.
July 14–16, 2023

AOA National Education and Fiber Conference

Alpaca owners and fiber enthusiasts will meet in Burlington, Kentucky, to learn about alpaca health, breeding, fiber, and business through hands-on workshops and seminars.

In addition to all the education at this event social opportunities abound with a Meet and Greet on Thursday night and the National Year-End High Point Awards Ceremony on Friday.

Held in conjunction with the AOA National Fleece Show.

National Alpaca Farm Days
September 28–29, 2024

National Alpaca Farm Days

Experience alpacas up-close the last weekend in September during the 18th Annual National Alpaca Farm Days!

Search our map for a participating farm and enjoy a fun-filled day for the entire family!

photo courtesy of Magnolia Blossom Ranch LLC

September 28–29, 2024, times vary per farm