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how much money can a person make in a year from raiseing a

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how much money can a person make in a year from raiseing a lama, elpaca or whatever those animals are with the high priced fur?
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Alpaca fleece has become again popular with the economy still under recovery. Hats, blankets, and scarfs are just some of the things that the fleece is needed from this industry.

A report put together from Northwestern University goes over the costs involved along with possible profit as well as tax savings. Having just three alpacas can give a farmer almost a $500, 000 tax deduction. Startup could be as low as $200.00 per alpaca and the income from farming can be $100, 000 in an estimate.

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