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High Prairie Ranch

Raising Fine Suri Alpacas

Barb & Harvey Biron
3160 345th StreetDennison, MN 55018

10 Reasons to Raise Suri Alpacas

Extremely Rare Breed & Fiber, Elegant, Unique!

#1 - THE SURI IS RARE: It is estimated that the worldwide Suri alpaca population is around 100,000 - less than 10% of the total worldwide population of alpacas. In the U.S. there are only 32,000 registered Suris. This represents about 24% of the total U.S. population. Suri is second only to the Vicuna as the rarest type of processed Camelid fiber. Does rarity equate to higher value? It does with other products/commodities. Only time will tell in the alpaca industry, but many breeder's are... Full article >