Free Farm Event Promotions This is an outlet to promote an event that may be taking place on your farm throughout the year. This listing is FREE! Just send the details, date, time, and event description.
Share Your Ideas and Knowledge We are always looking for interesting and informative articles. Get your stories out there and contribute to the industry. Your experiences and ideas are valuable and we would love to read about them.
Farm Promotion! In the MAPACA Newsletter you can place an ad, share your ideas, experiences, and knowledge in articles for the newsletter. You can also promote a farm event that may be taking place on your farm as a free event listing. Get your alpacas noticed and get your farm information in the MAPACA Newsletter!
Archived PDFs of every MAPACA newsletter can be found in our Archives section... more
Now posted: Winter 2012
IS YOUR FARM LISTED
on the Member Farms List? If you are a MAPACA member and have paid your membership dues, and you do not see your farm listing on the MAPACA web site, simply go to www.OpenHerd.com and enter the "create my account" information; this is a FREE affiliate program. When you've completed this process or if you are a MAPACA member and already have an Openherd account, please notify Lin Kremer (
), and she will activate your farm listing on the MAPACA web site. Your farm will then be linked to your Openherd account to maximize marketing for your farm.
ALL NEW stores are now live!
Place classified advertisements for alpaca farming-related products and services... more.
MAPACA now provides our members with emergency help when unfortunate events occur at their farms. To use this service, simply LOG IN to the member section and click on the “Submit MAPACA 911 email request” link. After completing the form and clicking “Submit for Approval,” a member of the MAPACA Board will review your request before emailing the membership.
Please remember that MAPACA 911 is for EMERGENCY situations only. MAPACA 911 can not be used for sales/marketing or for general discussions of alpaca related topics.
Camelid Veterinarian Continuing Education Program: The Board of Directors of MAPACA, a non-profit organization, has allocated $10,000 to support continuing education for camelid veterinarians in the MAPACA region via Camelid Veterinarian Continuing Education Grants... more
Feature photos courtesy of and copyrighted to Ameripaca Alpaca Breeding Company, Long Acres Alpaca Farm, Shasta Springs Alpacas, Alpacas of Green Acres, and Arcadia Hollow Farm. All rights reserved.
Mid-Atlantic Alpaca Association (MAPACA) is a cooperative group of alpaca owners and breeders in the Mid-Atlantic states of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. Through the cooperative efforts of our members, we promote and support the alpaca community via networking, member meetings, seminars,surveys, a newsletter, this web site, and various shows including the internationally acclaimed MAPACA Jubilee, recenty held April 26-28, 2013. For more information, please contact any board member or click here.
MAPACA Jubilee’s 2013 Premier ’Paca Party
We would like to extend a big THANK YOU to all volunteers, sponsors, and participants at this year's Jubilee!
We hope you all had a great time at the Premier 'Paca Party of the year. It was a very successful Level V Show, with more than 900 alpacas, and more than 200 Fleece/Cottage Fleece entries! The 2013 MAPACA Jubilee halter show results are now posted. We hope to see you all at the 2014 MAPACA Jubilee for more fun, friends and tough competition!