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Welcome to the Florida Alpaca Breeders Association (FABA)
An organization made up of welcoming alpaca breeders, from
Huacaya's to Suri's, to fiber artists to pet owners. Find a farm in
your area and come by for a visit.
Our members tab gives you a complete list of members and contact information.
Please visit the Members Tab to find a farm in your area.
FABA is An affiliate of Alpaca Owners Association
The Florida Alpaca Breeders Association is dedicated to promoting public awareness the alpaca 'lifestyle' and industry. We are proud to be an affiliate of the Alpaca Owners Association (AOA).
As alpaca owners, we understand the unique requirements of raising both Huacaya's and Suri's in Florida. We are dedicated to educating new breeders and alpaca enthusiasts in the alpaca husbandry and in promoting the alpaca industry in Florida. With some simple adaptations, alpaca herds can thrive here in Florida; creating a successful investment and rewarding lifestyle.
and let us know if your Farm
Are you interested in learning more about
The Alpaca Lifestyle or have a question you would like to ask. Please feel free to CONTACT US at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to answer all of your questions.
Shi'Lo' Alpacas in Largo
was in the Tampa Bay Times
We support the following organizations:
The Camelid Rescue Coalition:
The Southeast Llama Rescue:
Donations are greatly appreciated.
Sweet Blossom Alpacas in Plant City
was in the Plant City Times
Visit our Farm Store for a variety of alpaca products and services offered by our members.
Support small farms, support local farms!
Golden Spirit Alpacas in Odessa Florida
was in the Neighborhood News and Lifestyle.
Click for FABA MEMBERS BENEFITS Click here for a copy of the 2017 Membership Directory
"NEW TO FABA" application form
Click here for information on FABA's Education Grant Program
To ensure the privacy of our membership effective August 1, 2017 all
EMAILS/MEETING MINTUES/BOARD MEETING MINUTES
will be under the MEMBERS ONLY TAB! This is a PASSWORD PROTECTED AREA.
All members will receive the password via email.
See something adorable you just have to have?
Click on the picture to find the Alpaca Farm Store to Visit or contact!
Click on the American Farmer logo and Check out this wonderful video about Alpaca Ranching that was on the American Farmer Network. The piece about Alpaca Farming starts around the 17 minute mark.
Sweet Blossom Alpacas in Plant City in the News
Open Farm 2017 News and Videos
VISIT AN ALPACA FARM!
SHOP FOR UNIQUE ALPACA PRODUCTS!
PREPARING FOR SHEARING DAY:101
The Florida Alpaca Breeders Association would like to invite you to attend a day of education! "Preparing for Shearing Day: 101 on
WHEN: February 24, 2018
TIME: 10-3pm .
WHERE: Pioneer Fiber Mill
2325 Pioneer Trail
New Smyrna Beach, FL
During this seminar you will learn how to prepare and plan for shearing day(s), what to expect your shearer to need and want, how to prepare your animals before shearing, and considerations for your fiber removal and storage.
You will also have the opportunity to book your shearing on site.
If you have alpacas or llamas or looking to purchase alpacas this is a MUST attend educational experience. This is a FREE seminar for FABA members and the low cost of $20.00/person for non-FABA members. Lunch will be $15.00/person for all attendees if you wish to pre-order lunch.
This seminar is the 1st in an exciting year planned for the Florida Alpaca Breeders Association. Watch for info on our Next Seminar with Elizabeth Taylor on "What to Do with our Fiber" Also for 2018 we will be having seminars on EPD's and Birthing. Exciting times for all Florida Alpaca Breeders!
Click here for the "Preparing for Shearing:101 Seminar Registration form