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Fibre of the gods - alpaca keeping in Peru

Improving genes and livelihoods
  • Camelids crossing
  • Field of 'gold'
  • Hardy herds
  • Headcount
  • Life uphill
  • Improving genes and livelihoods
  • A Great fibre provider
  • Street scene - Juliaca
  • Adding value
  • Winter warmers

Improving genes and livelihoods

An alpaca breeding centre near Macusani. Poor genes has resulted in declining fibre quality but improved alpaca breeding should mean higher-quality fleeces and better prices for farmers.



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