What a way to go about acquiring a new truck! You can ask anyone that has survived my first 43 years on this earth: I’ve rarely been one to learn a lesson the easy way. When our farm truck experienced what were diagnosed at the time as fuel filter problems on the runs to/from the . . . → Read More: Futurity 2015: Adventures in Road Tripping
CCNF Legionnaire will now carry forth his family’s legacy to Oregon and Colorado!
Congratulations and a huge thank you to Daryl and Shirley Krause of Amber Autumn Alpacas and Marc and Sharon Milligan of Red Granite Ranch for their joint purchase of CCNF Legionnaire, this past weekend at the 2014 Breeders Edge sale! We . . . → Read More: Go west young man!
CCNF Legionnaire: Snowmass Matrix Majesty x CCNF Magdalena
So as you might have heard, we have a very nice young Herdsire that will be headlining the upcoming Breeders Edge sale the weekend of 8/23 down in Virginia! If for some reason you travel in alpaca circles and you hadn’t heard that yet (and for . . . → Read More: CCNF Legionnaire, Lot #7 at the Breeders Edge Auction
CCNF Marick, 2014 AOA National Show Brown Huacaya Male Champion and Judges’ Choice Huacaya Male with judges Diana Timmerman, Kristin Buhrmann, Amanda VandenBosch, and Jude Anderson along with two hooligans from Vermont.
Oh, the joys of a late winter road trip! After watching and fretting over the weather forecast starting almost a week in . . . → Read More: To Harrisburg and back again…
Top: Jennifer and Legionnaire with Judges Arturo Peña and Kevin O’Leary at the 2013 Empire Extravaganza. Bottom: Legionnaire’s fleece, February 2014.
Cas-Cad-Nac Farm is thrilled to announce that we will be offering our superlative young Champion and Judges’ Choice Herdsire, CCNF Legionnaire, as lot #7 at the 2014 Breeders Edge Auction, hosted as always . . . → Read More: CCNF Legionnaire at the 2014 Breeders Edge Auction
Sweeping the Judges’ Choice awards at Empire. Left to right: Jennifer with CCNF Legionnaire, Judges Kevin O’Leary and Arturo Peña, and yours truly with my favorite new show pony, CCNF Prima Majesty.
Well that was interesting to say the least. We honestly didn’t head to the Empire show in Syracuse, NY last Friday thinking . . . → Read More: 2013 Empire Alpaca Extravaganza: the show seasons ends with a bang!
Who’s training whom? Max and CCNF Legionnaire go for a walk around our patio this past Monday morning. This coming weekend will be Max’s first time in a regular halter class as a solo handler.
So here we are less than 48 hours away from loading up the trailer and heading not quite 100 . . . → Read More: Getting ready for Green Mountain
The Crib Notes Version
It must be an alpaca road trip! Sam pushes our dolly towards the hotel elevator on Wednesday morning, 4/17 with some 150+ lb. of water jugs. His relative good cheer given that this was taken at 5:30 AM was most likely because of the fact that we were on our . . . → Read More: An Alpaca Show Odyssey