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'Old Moore's Almanac' 24th December 2012
Irish farmers are branching out and creating multiple revenue streams on their farms. One farmer, based in County Meath, has discovered the fun in keeping alpacas. And unlike some other animals, they won’t bite you or annoy you or work you to death. And they even poo in the same place every day in neat piles! What more could you want!
Toft Snow Leopard of Westwind Alpacas becomes 'Supreme Champion' at the AIB National Livestock Show in Tullamore.
March 26th 2012
Alpacas all the range in Clonalvy
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February 28th 2012
Terry's Alpaca Farm - Fingal Independent
A LITTLE bit of Chile has arrived close to Clonalvy, near Naul, thanks to Terry Gill who is running an alpaca farm and has the South America animals grazing in a number of fields around the small village. A business graduate, who has a full-time office job, he decided to diversify into alpacas which resemble a small llama, about two years ago
Damien O'Reilly and the CountryWide team feature the events, people and happenings that bring colour and life to communities, towns and villages across the country.
Westwind Alpacas on Countrywide
(Originally broadcast on 18th February 2012).