Alpaca farmers of Peru trying to compete

October 23rd, 2006

This article by the BBC shows the measures the poor Peruvian alpaca farmers of the Puno region are taking, with the help of charities and the French government, to compete with rich countries like Australia, New Zealand and the United States. These are just some of the countries who have purchased the Alpaca animals from the region and are using their greater resources and technology to farm better quality wool.

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