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The Great Race

The great baby race is on! It’s time to place your bets now! (Everyone bets on baby births, right?!) As of right now, 4 out of 5 pregnant alpacas are showing signs of incoming births which has Farm Manager Allie … Continue reading

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Criations

The cria season has come to Fallengrund Alpacas. This year we have five expecting mothers in the range of a month. Currently, our eyes are on Hope who is showing enough signs that Farm Manager Allie has placed her in … Continue reading

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Is there an offseason?

Michael here. I have done a lot of things in my life, and with most of them there is an offseason.  That time when you can take some time to rest and recover from the stresses of the year.  I … Continue reading

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A view from the waiting room

This is Michael.  I have once again taken over the blog to explain what REALLY happened around our first cria birth, and how I saved the cria, the momma and the world in general. There is a reason that men … Continue reading

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News from Fallengründ Alpacas

In August, Michael, Allie and I traveled to Irish Meadows alpacas in LaMotte, Iowa to acquire our newest addition to Fallengründ Alpacas; Irish Meadows Peruvian Delilah. A stunning 2 year old True Black female, pregnant by Avalon’s Jacob Black (19 … Continue reading

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It’s all a learning experience

Good morning from Fallengrund. It’s been some time since I have posted, but things here at the farm have been extremely busy. I am extremely happy to say that 4 of our 7 foundation herd are finally here!!! Ace, Hope, … Continue reading

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Our First National Alpaca Open Barn-2013

Well, we are official now, Fallengründ Alpacas is now legitimate in the Butler, Hillsboro, Litchfield, and Raymond, Illinois area. Our first National Alpaca Open Barn event is behind us and we had about 50 guests come to visit us!! The … Continue reading

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The Night Before Transport….and all through the houses…..

We have had a busy Spring and Summer…that is the collective “we”. I actually haven’t done any of the physical work, just juggling checkbooks, cooking occasionally and trying to keep the larder stocked. All the work was begun by Allie … Continue reading

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Spring at Fallengründ Alpacas!

Good morning from Fallengründ Alpacas in Butler, Illinois! First light has broken out here on the farm and has eased this Spring’s heartbreak a bit. We are very saddened to announce that our beautiful 6 month old cria, Fallengründ’s Bridget … Continue reading

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Flying Fiber!!!

Good Morning from Fallengrund Alpacas! I have to much that I have experienced in the last few weeks since MOPACA. To top off this post is our wild Mid-western weather! Mother nature must be having a great laugh lately, giving us 70 … Continue reading

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