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for your all weather farm tours…. 

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The FOX WIRE FARM ALPACAS TOUR BUS!!!

 

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The new tour bus can accomodate up to 20-25 passengers. Heat and AC to adjust to any weather. Tours are filling up fast! If you are interested in your own personal tours do not hesitate to call John at (757) 218-4520.

 

 

 

There is no better time than now to GET ON THE BUS!

Shearing Day is Upon Us!

 

 

Shearing day at Fox Wire Farm,and it turned out to be one beautiful day! Stay tuned and we will be adding more pictures and stories as the day goes on .

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One of our freshly shorn Alpacas.

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The question of the day is… Who's next?

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2017 Heart of Virginia Alpaca Show Winners!

I am very pleased to announce our results from last weekend's 2017 Heart of Virginia Alpaca Show, which was held in Lexington, VA.

KQA'S Remington – 1st Place (w/Laura)
SA Scorching Grey – 1st Place (w/Joey Bell)
Alpha's Westeros – 1st Place (w/Joey Bell)
Lady Sansa – 2nd Place (w/Laura)
Dothraki (aka Rocky) – 2nd Place (w/Laura)

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Alpaca Shearing Day is Approaching!

April 8th is the day that we will be holding our annual Alpaca Shearing at Fox Wire Farm. There are still some spots left on the volunteer roster, so if you want to dig in and be up close and personal with your local Alpacas dont forget to sign up now!  Drop us a note here in the Contact Us section, or call 757.218.4520 for more details!

Veterans Day Weekend Tribute

We are holding a Veterans Day Weekend Tribute at our Farm Store & Boutique the 11th, 12th and 13th of November 2016 in honor of all who served. I'll never forget my first day at flight school when my flight instructor told me, "Some people dream the dream, some people live the dream, and some people defend the dream." This tribute goes out to all of you defenders!

As such, all Veterans (and their dependents) will receive 10% Off their entire purchase. Valid In Store Only. No limit to savings and our tribute includes all clearance and sale items. Our Fox Wire Farm Store & Boutique is located in the Toano Business Center, 8105 Richmond Road, Suite 201, Toano, VA 23168. Store Hours 0900 – 1800. I sincerely thank you again for your service! John

Alpaca-Fest 2016 (10 Oct 2016)

Mark your calendars to attend our Fox Wire Farm "Alpaca-Fest 2016" to be held over the Columbus Day Weekend on the 8th, 9th, and 10th of October 2016.

This is going to be a fun filled 3-day festival!  Weather permitting we are going to have alpacas on hand along with our local knitters, artisans, crafts people and local farmers showcasing thier products, animals and services.

Where: 8105 Richmond Road, Suite 201, Toano, VA 23168

Dates/Times: 8 – 10 October 2016; 0900 – 1600 (Weather Permitting)

Alpaca-Fest 2016

Mark your calendars to attend our Fox Wire Farm "Alpaca-Fest 2016" to be held over the Columbus Day Weekend on the 8th, 9th, and 10th of October 2016.

This is going to be a fun filled 3-day festival!  Weather permitting we are going to have alpacas on hand along with our local knitters, artisans, crafts people and local farmers showcasing thier products, animals and services.

Where: 8105 Richmond Road, Suite 201, Toano, VA 23168

Dates/Times: 8 – 10 October 2016; 0900 – 1600 (Weather Permitting)

Alpaca-Fest 2016 Is A Go!

ALPACA-FEST IS STILL ON FOR THIS WEEKEND (8 – 10 October 2016)! Bring your family and friends to this free event. We'll have the boutique open from 9-4 each day and we'll bring the alpacas out (weather permitting) on Sunday afternoon and all day Monday. We might even bring some of our KuneKune piglets for you to coo over. (They're also available for purchase at only $100 each.) See our craigslist ad for more information.

Williamsburg Montessori Farm Tour

Welcome to our site!

1424462_10152427412309478_2099517108_nWelcome to the launch of our new and improved website! We are enthusiastic about sharing our knowledge and passion for alpacas, as well as introducing our own to the world. This website is focused on not only sharing information but interacting with curious minds and other alpaca farmers alike. If you would like to ask us questions about caring for, raising, or anything to do with alpacas or our farm, feel free to Ask Belle. To interact and discuss with with other alpaca lovers and aficionados, visit our community forums, Alpaca Chat. Feel free to browse the rest of our site, and please note that we have a lot more on to offer on the way. Planned future updates include:

  • 'Alpaca Education' – pages and articles detailing everything you need to know about breeding, birthing, raising, and caring for alpacas
  • 'Our Herd' – profiles for all of our alpacas at the farm, with pictures and detailed information on each animal
  • 'Store' – an online shopping site where you can purchase our fibers as well as products made with our fibers
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Paca Fact of the Day

Alpacas are herd animals and are instinctively gregarious, as are other domestic livestock. They obtain security and contentment from having at least one other alpaca for company.

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