Posts Tagged ‘ Cornerstone Alpaca Stud ’

The Pick of the Crop

Oct 31st, 2018 | By
Alpaca shearing

Number 8 Network has been busy lately – a new issue of Home Range magazine will be sent out next week in all good rural letterboxes! But here are some pics that warmed our heart.  First up, a big Happy Birthday to the Mandarin Tree.  Claudia Aalderink says it’s been a glorious four years of

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Pick of the Crop

Sep 11th, 2018 | By
Great Beginnings Gordonton

Spring really has sprung. You can always tell because the alpacas at Cornerstone Alpaca Stud take their first dip for the year.  Look at these bathing beauties!     Futher proof is this glorious pic from Garden Graphix – the spectacular Magnolia Iolanthe.   And students at Orini Combined School are getting stuck into the

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Pick of the crop

Jul 5th, 2018 | By
alpaca scarf

The best of a good bunch – and top of the morning to you.  Garden Graphix’s Anthony Skinner caught this mid-winter shot from his studio at Wairere Nursery.     But wait – there’s more! A friend snapped this moving (literally!) shot of cows recently and we couldn’t resist adding it to the collection.  (Just

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The pick of the crop

Jun 17th, 2018 | By
Ian Riddell

Here’s the regular pictorial round-up of all things awesome in our patch.  How about this for a real pick of the crop?  Ian Riddell is delighted with the early flowering blooms at Clandon Daffodils.   (Their shop opens Monday July 2!)         The sunrise was gorgeous at Cornerstone Alpaca Stud last week. 

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Oh hi 2018

Jan 30th, 2018 | By
Cornerstone alpacas

Here’s to another year. Don’t they go fast? Number 8 Network is back in the saddle and feeling feisty – we’ve had a splendid Christmas and New Year and are looking forward to sharing more good stories. There’s always so much happening. One story that made our hearts happy was the tale of the missing

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Hey baby!

Dec 31st, 2017 | By
Cornerstone alpacas

What a cutie!  Happy birthday to the newest addition at Cornerstone Alpaca Stud – this little fella is just hours old, born on the last day of 2017. But the cute doesn’t stop here.  Check out this alpaca getting into the Christmas spirit! And how about these two, born a few weeks ago.  One is

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