The State of the Industry:
This informative issue lays out the structure and organization of the industry alongside articles about the history of alpacas and its remarkable living ancestor, the vicuña.
In this issue:
Alpacas and People: From Pre-History to Today and Into the Future
The First Export of Alpacas: From South America and the Journey Toward Registries
Points of View from Experts in: Fiber, Textiles, Retail, Design and Breeding
Alpaca Registries and Breed Organizations: Assessment, Organization, Cooperation and Unity
The Unbroken Circle: International Groups that Benefit Alpacas and the Human Populations that Depend on Them