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On this episode I chatted with retired Army analyst turned Alpaca and Fibre Mill operator Brenda Wyler. Brenda has a great story, she spend year working for the military at the Pentagon and when he son was shipped out to Afghanistan. As a mother sending her son to war Brenda bought two alpacas to sooth her soul. Now she has over 70 on 100 acres in Duncan Oklahoma where he family is from.
Crossed Arrows Fiber Mill and Alpacas offers a unique agritourism adventure. Not only do visitors have the opportunity to see and learn about alpacas (and llamas) in a beautiful country setting, but they can see firsthand how alpaca fleece is transformed into a stunning array of luxurious products. From yarn to clothing and beyond, our on-site retail store offers something for everyone, with the added bonus of being able to see the process from start to finish. Educational, informative, with an emphasis on fun, our staff have a combined 20+ years of experience in the alpaca industry, and whether young or old, a trip to the farm is definitely the highlight of any road trip. Tours are available by appointment.
Hundreds of farms and ranches across the state invite you to explore and experience the intersection of agriculture and tourism — Oklahoma’s Growing Adventure. Pet a pig, help with harvest, lie around at the lodge, wind down with wine and more! However you want to experience agriculture, let Oklahoma Agritourism be your guide. Start your adventure at OklahomaAgritourism.com