NEAFP Note: Blue Moons, Bold Colors, & Survey Results
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Once in a Blue Moon

Once in a blue moon we have so many projects in orbit around us that the end of the month sneaks up before we have a moment to email the NEAFP Note. As farmers and small business owners, you slowly start measuring time by the season instead of by the week. The line between work and play becomes blurry, and time begins to fly while making hay in the sunshine. Over the last month we've collected over 10,300 lbs of U.S. Grown alpaca fiber from hundreds of farms spanning 27 states. A large portion of this fiber came directly from regional collections with the help of a handful of fiber whisperers from around the country.

A special THANK YOU goes out to the following alpaca farmers:

Linda Ley – Parris Hill Farm
Liz Mitchko – Whirlwind Ranch
David & Debbie McLeish – Dreamland Alpacas
Deb Cilley – Spring Pond Farm
Patty and Les Fuller – Poplar Hill Alpacas
Earl and Millie Keene – Keen and Queen Alpacas

We couldn't do it without you and want you to know you're very much appreciated.

While fiber has been moving in our direction from around the country, we've been busy at the mill cooking up some things of our own. Last year we began offering dyed products and we're happy to report our dye capabilities are officially up and running under our very own roof.

BOLD Survival Socks are available
now in both Medium & Large
More BOLD color products will be hitting the website in the coming weeks.
Thank you all for contributing to our Marketing & Branding Survey. We are happy to make the results of our questions public.

We appreciate you taking the time to fill it out and will continue to do our due diligence as we grow along with your evolving needs.

Please keep you eyes peeled for future surveys (& results).
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We've listened to your feedback and have just made your best selling thirds product better. The sizing of our boot inserts have been improved to help your customers find their perfect fit.
Check them out!

Have some friends
with petite feet?

We are closing out our remaining inventory of the "old" size Medium Inserts.

They are 10% OFF, No Fiber Required while our remaining inventory lasts.

Head to the Closeout Section
In June's NEAFP Note:

Alpaca Shows

EMPIRE Extravaganza +
NEAOBA Fall Alpaca Show
Syracuse, NY

October 23rd, 24th, & 25th 2015

VAOBA Alpaca Expo
Doswell, VA

December 5th & 6th, 2015

For a complete run down on each of these events and how to participate in getting your fiber to us at one of these shows head to our Fiber Collection section.

Have a show you'd like to see us attend?

Recommend it here!
Get your fiber to NEAFP for FREE!
Head to our Fiber Collection section for all the info needed on dropping your fiber off at a Regional Collection Point.
 IN *  MA * NH * NY * OR * VA * VT * WA * WI
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