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Colusa Riverside Alpacas

Small Farm with Large Farm Quality

David & Sheila Scroggins
4360 Indian Creek RdLincoln, CA 95648
530 863 9581
530 218 6255, 916 434 8394
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1st place light IAO 2014

1st at IAO 2014 Walking Light Fleece

River's Royal Sir Easton

Huacaya, Male, Unproven | White

AOA# 32521504   D.O.B. 5/4/2013 (7 yrs)

Sire:
Snowmass RRoyal Stars  

5x Champ, SOLD

Snowmass RRoyal Stars

Huacaya, Male, Proven, White
ARI# 30820456 | DOB: 10/23/2007
SOLD

Quality breeds quality, at least most of the time! A quick look at RRoyal Stars ARI certificate will illustrate just how painstakingly the Skinners, at Snowmass Alpacas, constructed their breeding decisions to arrive at this offspring. We purchased mom as the second highest selling female at their 2007 auction.

Roy has quietly ascended to the top of our breeding program and undeniably will be a major contributor. He is out of 2 outstanding Snowmass fawns. We believe that he is a "swi...
| AOA# 30820456  | White 

Dam:
Summer Solstice of Renaissance Ridge 

Integrate Density into Your Herd

Summer Solstice of Renaissance Ridge

Huacaya, Female, Proven, White
ARI# 30597815 | DOB: 6/24/2006
Summer was purchased to bring some density to our foundation. Summer is a solid production dam who any breeder could get many quality alpacas in the years to come. This sale is an exceptional value for any buyer. If purchased she will come with a breed to Man. The breeding she comes with is worth the this price alone.

We have three daughters of Summer who we are using for our foundation breeding program. Let summer start to bring density and fineness to your breeding program. She is...
| AOA# 30597815  | White 

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Description

This is a great price for a young Herdsire to start a breeding line. River's Royal Sir Easton is the son of Snowmass RRoyal Stars. RRoyal Stars is known for his outstanding density of fiber. Stars density as measured by Ian Watt is 70.51, which at the time of measurement was 4th in the nation for density. We have directed our breeding program toward integration of density into our EPD breeding program. We have several babies out of Snowmass RRoyal Stars just for this very purpose. It is important to breed for fineness but the animal also needs density of fiber to match fineness. The future of the alpaca industry is ultra-fine fiber, but for the breeder to make money on that fine fiber, density of fiber is paramount.

Easton's shear weight for 2014 was 9.8 lbs., 2015 over 10 pounds, 2016 over 10 lbs., and all up from 6.8 pounds in the year of his birth. Not bad for a fine white alpaca. He would make an excellent herdsire for those ranches who need to integrate density and fineness into their breeding program. Snowmass genetics on both sides of Easton's lineage insure the longevity quality of Sir Easton's white dense fiber. Easton took first place in walking light fleece against a large class of large number of breeders at the 2014 International Alpaca Odyssey. This is no small accomplishment and is a testament to our breeding program. This boy would add RRoyal Stars density and fineness to any breeding program.

If you are not familiar with walking fleece classes, the fleece is graded right in the show ring and the highest scorecard wins first place. Sir Easton fleece was superior to 14 other world class light alpacas in this international show competition. Easton did not disappoint in the density of his fiber. Sir Easton is for sale at a fairly low price, this is not because he lacks quality, but because we don't plan to add him to our herdsire bench and we are trying to reduce the numbers of our animals overall. So don't ever think he is not high quality, because he truly is.

We know his testes are large and Colusa Riverside Alpacas will guarantee potency. We transport free within 250 miles of our ranch and will finance under some circumstances.

Sir Easton has excellent all around EPD values and lineage to match the genetics. Buying Sir Easton now will save you money and you will have a guarantee he will produce outstanding offspring. Not only does Sir Easton have density, his EPDs are generally above average throughout all fiber traits. See EPD trait values for 2017 under fiber tab.

Awards

First Place, International Alpaca Odyssey 2014 Walking Fleece light.
First Place, California State Fair, Juvenile Light Fleece 2014
Champion California State Fair, Weanling Fleece Light.
Reserve Champion California State Fair, Weanling Halter Shorn 2014
Third Place, International Alpaca Odyssey 2014 Weanling Halter Light.
Best of Three California Classic 2014
Third Place, California Classic 2013, White Halter Weanling
Fourth Place California Classic 2014, White Halter Juvenile
2017 AOA EPD Fiber Trait Results:
Trait Value Acc Rank Rank%
AFD -0.526 0.474 9,043 of 22,959 39.39%
SDAFD -0.237 0.474 5,825 of 22,959 25.38%
SF -0.635 0.516 7,885 of 22,959 34.35%
%F>30 -3.44 0.52 6,470 of 22,959 28.19%
MC 2.111 0.465 4,663 of 22,959 20.32% Top 25%
SDMC 0.625 0.494
%M -3.06 0.415 1,937 of 22,959 8.44% Top 10%
MSL -2.207 0.394 20,086 of 22,959 87.49%
FW 0.577 0.332 2,328 of 22,959 10.14% Top 15%

Financing Terms

Six or 12 month financing, same as cash, with qualified buyers.

Updated 1/13/2018