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Support EAG when you shop online

Do you shop online? If so you can help raise funds for EAG at no extra cost! It’s simple to do and takes no more than a one time 5 minute registration.
Register, select EAG, shop and The rest is automatic. You can even download a donation reminder which alerts you to sites who donate when you search!

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Fleece Show – A Resounding Success

On Friday 29th July, Judges Jay Holland and Liz Barlow, supported by apprentice judge Viv Darcy, judged 122 alpaca fleeces at the first ever EAG fleece show.  The judges commented that it was so well organized that no one would have known it was our first show.  Continue reading “Fleece Show – A Resounding Success”

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AGM & Social Event – 1st July 2016

AGMTwenty-five people attended EAG’s first AGM which was held at the Highwayman, near Ipswich, on Friday 1st July and was followed by a meal with a raffle.

Rob Wales (chairman) reviewed our first year and David Cooper (Treasurer) presented the accounts; Continue reading “AGM & Social Event – 1st July 2016”

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EAG’s First Year

From Issue 4 of our newsletter June 2016

Believe it or not EAG has been going for one year.  In that year we have tried to cover different venues and different events.  Starting last year in June we had an introductory social event at Woodbine Farm, then in September a morning session on grass management, followed by a fleece sorting demonstration.  The post Christmas social event at the Highwayman was a great event with a quiz afterwards.  The Birthing Workshop held at Butlers Farm in Essex in April sold out very quickly and no doubt all those that attended will benefit from the expertise of Karin Mueller.

Continue reading “EAG’s First Year”