Plans for EBV programme

THE BRITISH ALPACA SOCIETY has set up a Steering Group in to pull together a proposal to implement an EBV programme for the UK alpaca industry. The steering group consists of Mary Jo Smith, Nick Harrington Smith, Jay Holland, Libby Henson and Susan Myerscough.

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Suri Focus Group

With suri alpacas being a niche market accounting for some 7-10% of the global alpaca population, people seem to think of them along the lines of Marmite…..they either seem to love them or they don’t.

To read more go to Current Issue and see page 12


Royal Alpacas Sweden

Our journey with alpacas began in 2003, I had seen alpacas on the internet, and they caught my interest. We were going to visit good friends in England and I had read that in England there were quite a number of alpacas.


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Spanish Steps

Finca El Esparragal nestles into the hillside above the Guadiaro Valley with sweeping views across to the historic town of Jimena de la Frontera with its castle – dating back to the time of the Moors – dominating the skyline.

To read more go to Current Issue and open see page 48