Just a quick photo blog- I wanted to show everyone how awesome Mariacher’s Shearing Services were. Here are some before of some very fluffy but miserable alpaca beasts… they’ve been being very naughty with their water buckets the last few days to try and beat the humidity. They arrived after supper around 5:30. They were…
A recap for the months of January and February of 2019 at Gillis Gardens, LLC.
The Death of An Alpaca during winter in Maine
Celebrities who spend their free time out on the farm.
An analysis of the cost of owning a herd of alpacas- including shelter, care, and more!
The first step in branding our small business
Homestead Goals for 2019
The end of year reckoning- how well did we do accomplishing our goals?
Part of our homestead dream is for our animals to basically pay for themselves. This has been a bit of a trial and error deal with the chickens (best money so far is in pickled eggs by far, but it is a time intensive and smelly process). With our herd of alpacas, we are hoping…