Island Alpaca Sweeps Big at the "Big E" Massachusetts Eastern States Exposition!This past weekend, Island Alpaca Co. participated in the 2016 Alpaca Fleece Competition (Sept. 29 to October 1) and was thrilled to learn that our alpaca Marquesa took the Color Champion ...And the only Championship awarded in the show!
Drumroll please for the full report to include the rest...
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First Place! Estrada's Lucca of Island Alpaca
(Fawn Fleece-2+ Years/Adult/Mature) This is Lucca's thirteenth Blue Ribbon... to add to his prior two Championships.
First Place! KBA'S Boondocker
(Grey Fleece-Yearling) This is Boondockers Fourth Blue Ribbon!
First Place! Silver Angel of Island Alpaca
(Grey Fleece-2+Years/Adult/Mature) This is Silver Angel's Eighth Blue Ribbon...
First Place! Marquesa of Island Alpaca
CHAMPION! Marquesa of Island Alpaca
(Dark Fleece -- out of 11 Alpaca and the only Championship awarded in the show!)
First Place! Lucca's Luciana of Island Alpaca
First Place! Milo of Island Alpaca
(Dark Fleece-2+Years/Adult/Mature) This is Milo's sixth Blue Ribbon... to add to his prior Judges Choice Fleece Award!
A "BIG T" to Judge Arturo Pena, Show Superintendent Peg Stephens and to the Big E Agricultural Show Staff.