Starting a farm is easy - running one is a bit more difficult. From tractor repair to herd health we can help.

Fiber Art

Felting, spinning, carding instruction and more at various locations throughout the Winston-Salem area. We will also conduct classes for your own group on your premises.


For hand spinners and textile artists; having your own source of premium fiber in the color you want and need is as easy as purchasing one of our animals and boarding them here.

Herd Sires

National champion genetics from bloodlines like Snowmass, El Nino and Aladdin. Click here to see how our herd sires can improve your herd.

Latest News

A special day at a special school

One of the most amazing things that the alpacas have been able to do is putting smiles on faces, and helping people that have challenges. Pet therapy is well documented using alpacas (one such site is: 8 Amazing Therapy Animals) . Rita Dee Farms was fortunate enough to get a

My search for the mysterious dung beetles is over.

With shovel in hand, I dug deep in the alpaca pasture yesterday, were I saw any obvious beetle holes thinking it would be their current habitat. Unfortunately, all sites were abandoned. So, I waited until I found fresh soil sitting like an ant hill by one of the holes and

Pest Eliminated With A Little Help From Our Friend The Parasitic Wasp

Pest Eliminated With A Little Help From Our Friend The Parasitic Wasp Rita Dee Farms is trying to do our part to ensure we preserve the amazing ecosystem that has developed since we started our alpaca farm. This will be our second year in using Fly Eliminators to manage pest flies. This