Llamas and Alpacas: Small-scale Herding for Pleasure and Profit

Llamas and Alpacas: Small-scale Herding for Pleasure and Profit

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by Sue Weaver
     
 

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There has never been a better time to add a few camelid comrades to your camp—and in Llamas and Alpacas, author and expert Sue Weaver shows you just how to make it happen! With color photos, advice from experienced breeders and farmers, and a comprehensive appendix on common maladies, you'll learn the ins and outs of buying and caring for these remarkable

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There has never been a better time to add a few camelid comrades to your camp—and in Llamas and Alpacas, author and expert Sue Weaver shows you just how to make it happen! With color photos, advice from experienced breeders and farmers, and a comprehensive appendix on common maladies, you'll learn the ins and outs of buying and caring for these remarkable creatures—and delight in what they can do for you in returns!

The Hobby Farms livestock care manuals will help both experienced and novice hobby farmers realize their own dreams of life on the farm - for pleasure and profit.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781935484929
Publisher:
Lumina Media
Publication date:
08/23/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
495,725
File size:
11 MB
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Meet the Author

Sue Weaver is the author of Sheep: Small-scale Sheep Keeping for Pleasure and Profit and Chickens: Tending a Small-scale Flock for Pleasure and Profit. She has also written hundreds of articles about animals over the years and is a contributing editor for Hobby Farms magazine. Sue and her husband John live near Mammoth Springs, Arkansas, where as the proprietors of Wolf Moon Boers they raise show-quality full-blood Boer goats. They also raise double-registered miniature American Brecknock Hill Cheviot and Keyrrey-Shee sheep, AMHR Miniature Horses of cob type, and American Curly horses.

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Llamas & Alpacas: Small-scale Herding for Pleasure and Profit 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
farmgirl_heart More than 1 year ago
I have read and re-read this book! My dream is to someday own a small Alpaca farm and this book was so informational!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Very happy and love it!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Great book very precise. Try making one about armadillos
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
OMG I LOVE LLAMAS!!!!!! AND ALPACAS!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Llamas are so much better than al
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Please tell me