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Man in the Moon Farm LLC

Shooting for alpaca STARS in fleece and conformation!

Mark Edmonds + Brenda Landes
16108 JOHNS CREEK RDNEW CASTLE, VA 24127
540.309.8568
540.309.8388
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Dark Star - March 2020 AOA

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Bred to Zagato's Zumba! due 5/2021

Ganymede's Dark Star of MMFABred

Huacaya, Female, Dark Fawn

AOA# 35157601   D.O.B. 8/30/2018 (2 yrs) (Due Date: 5/5/2021), Full Peruvian

Sire:
Man in the Moon's Peruvian Ganymede 

11x Champ, 4xJC - AOA National Supreme Champion!

Man in the Moon's Peruvian Ganymede

Huacaya, Male, Proven, White, Full Peruvian
ARI# 35230793 | DOB: 6/8/2015
He's still 18 microns and his fleece is still beautiful! It's not too early to be thinking about your Fall 2020 breedings! Ganymede is standing stud in Virginia from mid-May thru 1st week of December. His offspring thus far have been AMAZING! We also have quite a few females available that have been bred to GANYMEDE for 2020 crias!

"This male shows extremely strong fiber traits that should be passed to his offspring...Bred to top notch females, you should expect many champions." -- Comment...
| AOA# 35230793  | White 

Dam:
ELK Royal Caramela 

1/2 Accoyo, Bred to Zagato Son! due 11/20

ELK Royal Caramela

Huacaya, Female, Proven, Medium Fawn, Full Peruvian
ARI# 32441307 | DOB: 4/7/2010
Caramela has produced two beautiful females for us and she's currently bred to a Champion male out of Sunset Hills Zagato, Man in the Moon's Prometheus. We hope to capitalize on the exceptional staple length and lasting fineness of both, and the architecture we find so appealing in Prometheus' fleece.

Caramela's 2019 cria, Calypso (SOLD), was born on 10/16/19, and her fleece is very fine. She is medium brown complete with black points - quite a surprise to us!!. She started out with a "silky...
| AOA# 32441307  | Medium Fawn 
Service Sire:
Alpaca Palace Zagato's Zumba 
| AOA# 35401322  | Medium Fawn  |

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Bred to Zagato's Zumba!

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Description

Dark Star is bred to Alpaca Palace Zagato's Zumba! He is the 2019 Futurity Fawn Male Champion & Futurity Judges Choice - a highly decorated multi-Champion male out of none other than Zagato, who has consistently stamped out some incredibly amazing offspring. (Ultrasound positive 8/5/20 & 10/14/20) Dark Star's sire is '17 AOA Nat'l Supreme Champion, GANYMEDE, so ya can't do much better than that for her future offspring!

The judges have recognized the uniformity of Dark Star's fleece across the blanket and into her extremities...her fleece continues to improve with time, just like Ganymede's did.

Now a few words about her herdsire, GANYMEDE:

Ganymede is the 2017 AOA National Light Male Supreme Champion! 4X Judge's Choice + 11X Color Champion + 1X Best Bred & Owned at 29 months old & breeding! His fleece is the same ALL over! And, he's passing it on!

"This male shows extremely strong fiber traits that should be passed to his offspring...Bred to top notch females, you should expect many champions." -- Comments from Dr. Norm Evans' biopsy report. Ganymede has an advanced elite fleece, indeed, and a gorgeous, boxy conformation.

We really hate to let her go with her future cria out of Zagato's Zumba, but we need to keep our herd on the smaller side, so we we reluctantly offer her for sale. If you're interested, please give us a call and we'll arrange for a visit.

NOTE: Special pricing offered on multiple alpaca packages.

Awards

2nd Place 2019 Heart of Virginia - Fawn Juvenile Female Halter - Judge Kevin O'Leary
3rd Place 2019 VAOBA Expo Halter MF female Yearling (right behind her half sister) - Judge Amanda Vandenbosh
1st Place 2019 VAOBA Fawn Female Yearling Fall Derby Halter - Judge Sharon Loner
3rd Place 2020 Carolina Alpaca Celebration DF Halter - Judge Jude Anderson
6th Place 2020 AOA National Show DF Halter - Judge Stephanie Glyptis

Financing Terms

Standard industry contracts are used. Breeding quality alpacas come with reproductive and live birth guarantees. You may take possession of your alpacas once the down payment is received and the “contract for purchase” signed by both parties. Transfer of ownership with ARI will not occur until full payment is received. Financing is available with 25 - 33% down, with up to 24 monthly payments. Buyer must purchase full mortality insurance for alpaca and offspring, if any, naming Man in the Moon Farm LLC as beneficiary on balance due until paid in full. For individual purchases over $3000, significant discount for cash sales paid in 30 days. Special pricing often available for multiple alpaca purchases. Transportation responsibility of buyer. AUCTION & PACKAGED DEAL OFFERS: These are cash only unless different arrangements are made up front. No other discounts apply unless negotiated otherwise.

Updated 10/25/2020