Operates: year round
Vermont Alpaca Fiber & Yarn CSA ... a CSA for spinners, knitters and fiber artists!
Enjoy Vermont raised natural alpaca fiber and yarn! Be a supporter of community agriculture!
We shear our alpacas once a year. Our annual clip reflects the quality of our breeding and care of the herd. Now you can be a partner in the farm's success.
What does a share of Vermont Alpaca Fiber & Yarn CSA get you? - CSA share holder certificate - Quarterly email with farm news and CSA updates, including event announcements, cria pictures and store discounts - Wonderful alpaca fiber or yarn, in a choice of colors and identified by alpaca with a picture
What programs are available? Several programs are available; select the one that meets your needs and interests
1 Share Fiber 2 lb of skirted, unwashed blanket; ½ lb each of 4 colors
½ Share Fiber 1 lb of skirted, unwashed blanket; ½ lb each of 2 colors
1 Share Yarn 6 skeins of 3 ply, 200 yds; 2 each of 3 colors
½ Share Yarn 3 skeins of 3 ply, 200 yds; 1 each of 3 colors
Each program is available in natural color families
Dark (black, grey, brown colors)
Light (white, beige, fawn colors)
Shares cost $100 and ½ shares cost $55
Purchase before the annual shearing in mid-May and be entered in a drawing for a special collection of 6 multi-colored skeins; some natural, some handpainted.
Why buy alpaca? - Warmer than wool - Finer than most wool - Stronger than wool - Hypo-allergenic - Water repellent (does not retain water) - 22 natural colors - Dyes beautifully - 100% Vermont grown!
What else should I know?
- Enrollment in each program is capped to ensure availability to members - Price includes delivery within the contiguous United States - Shipping times vary as we are dependent on mill schedules - If you choose to buy additional items outside your CSA program, this can generally be including with no additional shipping cost. - Shares can be purchased via PayPal or by check. - 50% of your program cost is due upon enrollment; the rest prior to shipping
To learn more about Maple View Farm Alpacas, check out www.mapleviewfarmalpacas.com.
Season: Year round
Type: single farm
Full Share: $100/year See program details
1/2 Share: $55/year See program details
Work Req? No
Our Drop Offs and Delivery Areas
Drop Off Point / Center of Delivery Area
Pick Up / Drop Off Points
Maple View Farm Alpacas
Fiber/yarm shipped to members free
Contact: Deb Bratton
185 Adams Rd
Brandon, VT 05733