Episode 16 – Ted & Bessie producing sustainable and ethical knitwear with Catherine Price

By Alpaca Tribe / April 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

Ted & Bessie is the great trading name for Catherine Price who designs and produces sustainable and ethical knitwear from alpaca fibre. Hear her talk about the journey and the challenges overcome to achieve this.

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Episode 15 – Handling and starting well with Julie Taylor-Browne

By Alpaca Tribe / April 10, 2019 / 0 Comments

With 20 years of alpaca and llama experience, Julie Taylor-Browne is a champion of sensible and sensitive handling of alpacas to get the best from them and care for them well. Well qualified and experienced Julie is a great source of alpaca common sense

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Episode 14 – BAS Show Reflections

By Alpaca Tribe / April 3, 2019 / 2 Comments

An eclectic and personal reflection on the BAS National Show 2019. Great experience; great opportunity. Visit a show soon.

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Episode 13 – Topical Alpaca Tips with Steve Heatherington

By Alpaca Tribe / March 27, 2019 / 0 Comments

A small selection of topical tips for alpacas as we enter the Spring. From mating, to shearing, to birthing there are things to be thinking about and preparing for. As a bonus there are some equipment suggestions too. Have a spring clean sort out and get ready for the new season.

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Episode 12 – Jeremiah Owen of Southern California

By Alpaca Tribe / March 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

Jermiah Owen might have some Welsh roots if you go back far enough but he and his family are well established in Southern Califonia with the recent additions to the ranch – 7 suri alpacas. Hear about his journey so far, what he is learning along the way and how much he is enjoying it.

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Episode 11 – Mike Griffiths of Greenside Alpacas

By Alpaca Tribe / March 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

A conversation with Mike Griffiths of Greenside Alpacas in Cumbria, Northwest England. He and his wife have kept alpacas since 2001 and his herd is currently around 100. We explore when he first met alpacas and how he came to be keeping them.

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Episode 10 – Steve & Emma Cooper – Tynewydd Alpacas

By Alpaca Tribe / March 6, 2019 / 0 Comments

Alpaca Tribe podcast of conversation with Steve Cooper of Tynewydd Alpacas, Carmarthenshire South Wales producing and selling alpacas and fleece products.

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Episode 9 – Moving experiences with alpacas

By Alpaca Tribe / February 27, 2019 / 0 Comments

Thoughts and experiences on moving alpacas from one place to another.

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Episode 8 – Knowing your alpacas

By Alpaca Tribe / February 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

Caring well for your alpacas is helped immensely by knowing what is normal for alpacas in general and what is normal for your alpaca in particular. Join us as we look at ways you can answer these questions and enjoy the process of knowing your alpacas

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Episode 7 – Hannah Williams of Penrhallt Alpacas

By Alpaca Tribe / February 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Learn from an experienced and successful breeder of alpacas based on the beautiful Gower Peninsula in South Wales. Her journey will inspire and encourage people thinking of keeping alpacas, or those who already have some. Possibilities with fleece and learning to be confident and fulfilled owners with happy and healthy alpacas.

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