Alpaca farming is a way of life for some in Boone County

Monday, March 16, 2009 | 10:14 p.m. CDT; updated 10:36 p.m. CDT, Monday, March 16, 2009

If you happen to be heading north on Old 63 between Prathersville and Hinton, make sure to not miss the huge pack of alpacas roaming around a 20-acre patch of Boone County earth as if it were an Andean mountain valley.