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About TxOLAN

The TxOLAN Alpaca Association is a regional affiliate of the national Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association (AOBA). TxOLAN is comprised of alpaca owners and other interested individuals from Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas and New Mexico.



TXOLAN offers alpaca breeders an opportunity to work toward excellence in an industry dedicated to promoting alpacas through education, marketing and networking with other alpaca breeders and owners and those interested in becoming alpaca breeders and owners. TXOLAN is comprised of ranches from Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Arkansas, and New Mexico primarily – and ranches from other states interested in supporting TXOLAN.

Last year TXOLAN announced a *****NEW Education Membership Level*****This new NON-VOTING membership allows access to workshops, seminars and professionals at below retail pricing.  Your ranch is listed as Education member though your website is not linked.  That is a benefit of Premier Membership.

TXOLAN Premier Membership Benefits $120.00 annually

  • Get maximum regional exposure for your farm on the TXOLAN website!
  • Complete farm profile, sales lists, online store, and more on the TXOLAN website.
  • Voting rights on business matters at the Association's annual meeting and any special election.
  • Receive all membership communications.
  • Receive SIGNIFICANT discounts for all education offerings and for the TXOLAN Alpaca Spectacular (must be current, paid member prior to registration deadline).


TXOLAN Education Membership Benefits $60.00 annually 

  • Get regional exposure for your farm on the TXOLAN website!
  • Complete farm profile, sales lists, online store, and more on the TXOLAN website.
  • Receive below retail pricing on all TXOLAN underwritten education offerings
  • Receive all membership communications.


Join TXOLAN today!

  1. For New Members, Application for Membership Application for Membership 2019.docx  complete and return via email or mail.
  2. Decide on which membership is best for your ranch - Premium or Education.
  3. Pay your annual membership dues - PAYPAL account required
  4. Follow instructions below to get your farm listed on the TXOLAN website.

*Membership period: May 1 - April 30 of following year (this aligns with our fiscal year).

Membership Payment


Getting your farm listed on the TXOLAN website

  • Be sure you have completed and sent in your membership application and paid your membership dues (see above).
  • TXOLAN members manage their farm profile and sales information using Openherd.com's system. If you don't already have an Openherd account, create one here (scroll down the page for free account option).
  • After creating your Openherd account, activate your farm profile by going to the "My Farm" tab and click "Edit My Farm Page", complete the information, then click "Create Farm Profile."
  • Once you have completed the steps above, contact Amy Yoste at mailto: amy.yoste@gmail.com  and request your farm to be added.

If you have any membership questions, contact Amy Yoste at mail to: amy.yoste@gmail.com