Alpaca and Specialty Fibre Consultant
Cameron Holt, a leading alpaca fibre expert, has had some 49 years in the fibre industry, namely as a wool broker, wool valuer, sheep classer, judge, and educator.
He is still judging and training judges for various international Alpaca Associations.
Cameron has provided this web site for alpaca breeders throughout the world so they may be able to increase their knowledge, particularly the fibre side of the industry.
On this site you will find training programs which he conducts as well as various research and published articles which he hopes you will find beneficial.
* Articles may not be reproduced in print or on the web without written permission of the author.
Website © Cameron Holt 2018
|Huacaya Fleece Characteristics|
|Suri Fleece Characteristics|
|Testing Machine Differences|
|Curvature Crimp Research|
|Report - Testing OFDA 2000 Trim On Off|
|2018 Overview Alpaca Wool Scale Heights|
|Alpaca Educational Programs - Selection|
|Alpaca Educational Programs - Introductory|
|Alpaca Educational Programs - Intermediate|
|Alpaca Educational Programs - Advanced|
|Alpaca Breed Standard|
|Alpaca Selecting & Appraising|
|Glossary Of Alpaca Terms|
|Interview With Peruvian Leaders|
|Crying Over Spilt Onions|
|Alpaca Myths 2018|
|Procedure For Skin Sampling|
|Alpaca Value Adding|
|Alpaca Skin Histology|
|Is Crimp Important|
|Fibre Stats - Does The Machine Matter|
|Blowout SD - CV|
|Basic Fibre Testing For Breeders|
|Overview - Alpaca Wool Scale Heights|
|Best Practice Shearing Prep|
|Commercial Value FLC 2013-16|
|Sampling For SLC Judge Alpaca|
|Classing Of Alpaca|
|Testing 2 Only|
|Sampling 1 Only|
|OFDA 2000 Facts To Trim Or Not|
|2017 Testing Machine Comparisons|