Alpacas at Willowbrook Farm is passionate about alpacas, the lovely fiber they produce and the lifestyle raising them affords. Here we share information about our life with alpacas, alpaca fiber, fiber arts, and the fiber artists themselves.
December 18th, 2017|Comments Off on Mary the Alpaca Goes to School
We have not taken our alpacas to any kind of events other than shows in the past. The other week we had a request from a local preschool that we could not refuse! The children [...]
November 23rd, 2017|Comments Off on A Surprise Cria – Mom Has No Milk.
I am not a fan of surprises, whether good or bad. I certainly don't like them in the early hours of the morning when my husband wakes me up to tell me that we have [...]
November 9th, 2017|Comments Off on Winter preparations on the alpaca farm.
While the trees are finally showing their fall colors it is time to make winter preparations on the farm. We had a wet year here in Kansas and we still have some green grass which [...]
October 10th, 2017|Comments Off on North Country Fiber Fair – September 23 – 24
The 25th annual North Country Fiber Fair was held in Watertown, South Dakota on September 23 and 24. This fair is a real celebration of fiber! I first heard about it from another alpaca farmer [...]