BAS Evaluation Course - Saturday 27th February

15 December 2015

Hosted by Northern Ireland Regional Group

Venue: Clogher, County Tyrone

Cost: BAS Members  £ 65 + VAT Non Members £85 + VAT

Alpaca evaluation: A one day course on alpaca conformation and fibre.


  • Basic conformation including teeth, stature, genitalia, legs, gait and body scoring;
  • Fleece – how to recognise the different qualities and traits of fibre including weight and value, fineness, density, crimp, uniformity, length, colour, amplitude and frequency and an introduction to histograms.

You will have the opportunity to assess fleeces and discuss the merits of different qualities and styles.

Course notes will be provided including a glossary of terms.

There will be a maximum of 12 people on the day.

This course will only run if there is a minimum of 6 people.


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