A guide to getting started in the alpaca industry published by Alpaca Owners Association and it's members.
Topics Included Are...
- Welcome from Alpaca Owners Association
- Alpaca Owners Association Overview
- AOA Regional Affiliates
- Alpacas in North America: A Short History
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Alpacas: A Labor of Love
- The Environmental Friendliness of Alpacas
- Recommended Practices in Caring for Alpacas and Llamas
- Minimum Standards of Care for Alpacas
- Alpaca Barns, Pens, and Pastures
- Labor Saving Farm Gadgets
- Fiber as a Business
- Making Money with Alpaca Products: Value Adding
- Agritourism on the Alpaca Ranch
- An Introduction to Showing Alpacas
- Insuring Your Alpaca: The Basics
- A Bright Future Lies Ahead for the North American Alpaca Industry
Also includes Farm, Ranch, and Business Listings organized by Region.
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