Interviews

Press coverage ...

MAtélé - 04/07/2016

An amazing and very interesting meeting with professionals of the Chinese textile industry in search of handcrafted products of superior quality. They were very interested in the criteria of our breeding program and the impact of genetic selection, food, environment on the quality of fleeces. http://matele.be/ciergnon-la-laine-d-alpagas-interesse-meme-les-chinois

Proximag - 01/06/2016

To read the article online: http://www.lavenir.net/cnt/dmf20160530_00833640/les-alpagas-tout-en-douceur

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Sillon belge wrote 2 articles about us in the editions of 29/04/2016 and 06/05/2016

To read these articles: http://www.alpagasdumaquis.net/fr/actus/non-pas-1-mais-2-articles-dans-le-sillon-belge-25

 

 

 

 

 

WAW Magazine, Haute Couture Project by Bernard Depoorter - 23/12/2015

Forward ho! Heading towards HAUTE COUTURE!

A great evolution of our alpacas, through our spinning mill up to ... Designer House Bernard Depoorter !
Mr Bernard Depoorter, a famous Belgian Haute Couture designer, honors us with the creation of two projects using our yarn.

We fully cherish this moment where alpaca is valued for its true qualities.
Find the full article in the WAW Magazine just published and on our website. A huge THANK YOU to Carole Depasse and Bernard Depoorter for this article and the good times shared.

 

"What a weather!", the RTBF chanel weather program - 22/05/2014

We were on the Chanel One with our alpacas in the program about weather forecast : What's the weather!
The images are beautiful and we are delighted with this report that it is filled with information allowing to learn more about alpacas:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pIplZMkDX0U&feature=youtu.be

 

 

"The fields key" presented by Philippe Soreil (RTBF) - 26/04/2014

This report allows you to discover our history, the context in which we acquired our first alpacas and our life rhythm with our animals and our spinning mill. 

We had a great time with this crew whose professionalism is reflected in each image.

http://www.rtbf.be/video/detail_la-clef-des-champs?id=1920829

 

Alpaca World Magazine - Spring 2014

http://issuu.com/protechmedia/docs/spring14/21?e=2730137/7574215

Article (in English) about our fiber mill beginning in THE alpaca magazine

 

 

 

 

 

 

Topic about our alpacas in the Easter newscast at 13:00 (RTBF) - 21/04/2014

Check out this nice video summing up our passion:

http://www.rtbf.be/info/societe/detail_l-alpaga-a-la-laine-soyeuse-a-elu-domicile-chez-nous?id=8241154

 

 

"Laurence, a funny Shepherdess" in the television broadcast "Fresh Paint"  (MAtélé) - 16/04/2014 

This portrait shot in a relaxed atmosphere is very comprehensive with lots of information about breeding, shearing and spinning:

http://www.matele.be/laurence-une-drole-de-bergere#.U02Cmo2KDIU

 

 

"The fiber of the Gods" - 26/03/2014

This film has been made by two students for their studies. It has now crossed brilliantly the jury stage and will be presented in the Nature Film Festival 2014 in Namur! Well done, congratulations to Allan and Kevin and thank you for the beautiful presentation of our alpacas.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U84jKci5upY#t=84

"The extaordinary Garden" (RTBF) - 17/11/2013

We had the chance to meet a great shooting crew who, despite the poor weather, has produced a very nice report highlighting the alpaca and its fabulous fiber! Enjoy!

http://www.rtbf.be/video/detail_lamas-et-alpagas?id=1869595&t=138

 

 

Newspaper Vers l'Avenir - July 2013

Vers l'Avenir Alpagas du Maquis 1Vers l'Avenir Alpagas du Maquis 2

A very nice article in Vers l'Avenir this summer to discover our alpaca farm in Wallonia.

 

Alpaca World Magazine - Spring 2013

Alpaca World Magazine Maquis 1 Alpaca World Magazine Maquis 2 Alpaca World Magazine Maquis 3

We are immensely proud to show you the spring edition of the famous Alpaca World Magazine, an international magazine devoted to the alpaca. Take a look at our first steps with alpacas, our history, our goals and projects in this article dedicated to us. The title is at the height of our enthusiasm to alpacas: "A kind of Magic"!