2014 Spring Issue Deadline March 1st Get your farm noticed in the Spring Issue which will be distributed at the 2014 Jubilee in April. 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.
Fleece Show Perks! Autumn Mist Alpacas and Fiber Mill will be offering all Fleece Champions and Cottage Fleece Champions FREE processing! Be sure to enter your alpaca fleece in the MAPACA Jubilee's Fleece Show for a chance to receive FREE professional processing by Autumn Mist Alpacas and Fiber Mill. PLUS, enter 3 fleeces and get the 4th entry FREE for both the Fleece Show and the Cottage Fleece entries.
Send Us Your Photos! If you are a MAPACA Member, please submit three of your best 2013 Farm Day or 2013 MAPACA Jubilee photos for inclusion on the MAPACA website. If your photo is chosen, we will include a courtesy link back to your farm! Be sure to rename all files to include your farm name, and send medium quality JPEGs (400 KB or smaller). Please submit your photos
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
Maximize Marketing For
Your Alpaca Farm If you are a MAPACA member you now have the opportunity to create a FREE affiliate account on Openherd . Simply use this link for your FREE Openherd affiliate account and go to 'create my account.' You can enter your farm info, your alpacas for sale, and store products. Remember to activate your Openherd account after entering your information by clicking on "Create Farm Profile."
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.
REGISTRATION is NOW OPEN for
2014 MAPACA Jubilee Alpaca Show!