At Andresen Acres, we believe in alpacas. We believe that alpacas; are great livestock for
ranches with limited acreage, that alpacas are fun and easy to raise, that they are easy on
fences and pasture. But most of all we believe in alpacas because they produce quality
fleece that is used to create wonderful yarn, rovings, and finished products.
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It''s about the fiber
When it''s all said and done, alpacas are about the fiber.
Over the years since they were imported to the U.S., this seems to have only sort of been the focus of the alpaca industry. There was so much interest in these new "exotic" animals that the "specialty" of them became a significant factor. The show circuit became the focus. Ribbons are the thing-right?
Well-yes and no. The show circuit has it''s place as with other livestock. It''s an integral c...