Gilt Edge Alpacas have a new logo, developed for us by the highly talented graphic designer Haney Zhai. Haney has worked for Dyson China and created their stunning website for their new product range. Haney has brought simplicity, freshness and a modern look to our logo.
National Supreme Champion
After 14 years of breeding huacaya alpaca we were thrilled to win the 2017 National Supreme Champion Fleece award with Gilt Edge Kudos. His fleece scored 87 points and was 5 points ahead of his nearest rivals.
Fabulous Fibre results
Gilt Edge Autumn Cloud, by Malakai Sorcerer and Gilt Edge High Cloud produced our best overall fleece results from the 2017 shearing. FD 15.4 micron, SD 3.2, CV 20 CF 100%. Others of note: Legionary with a CV of 15.5, Gilt Edge Firebird SD 2.9 Our aim each year is to reduce our whole herd SD and this year that has come down to a whole herd average of 3.9
Supreme Champion Fleece at Waikato
Gilt Edge Premium Edition won Supreme Champion Huacaya Fleece at the 2017 Waikato show. Premium Edition has been made Supreme Champion in the breed section and fleece sections. She is heading for Germany.
Gilt Edge Trump Card is typical of the wonderful true-to-type progeny that Futura Humdinger is producing for us.
Gilt Edge Kudos looking splendid at 17 months, in the Hawkes Bay sunshine following his win at the national show for his junior fleece. Kudos went on to win Supreme Champion Huacaya Alpaca at the 2017 Hawkes Bay A&P show under Australian judge Shane Carey
Gilt Edge Fiesta
This gorgeous daughter of Futura Humdinger is growing well and is a fine example of the progeny from Futura Humdinger