Recent Changes for "Lamas" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/LamasRecent Changes of the page "Lamas" on Davis Wiki.en-us Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2010-07-24 13:36:06WilliamLewis(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Llamas and alpacas are also treasured for their wool. They're closely related to the [wiki:wikipedia:vicuña], whose wool is widely considered to be the most luxurious wool in the world. Your local ["knitting" yarn geeks] can probably say more about this. You can see some crafts made from alpaca wool at ["Redwood Barn Nursery"]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Llamas and alpacas are also treasured for their wool. They're closely related to the [wiki:wikipedia:vicuña], whose wool is widely considered to be the most luxurious wool in the world. Your local ["knitting" yarn geeks] can probably say more about this. You can see some crafts made from alpaca wool at ["Redwood Barn Nursery"].<span>&nbsp;["Yolo Wool Mill"] sells alpaca and llama yarn, as well as some finished objects.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2010-07-21 21:07:45WilliamLewis(quick edit) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Llamas and alpacas are also treasured for their wool. They're closely related to the [wiki:wikipedia:vicuña], whose wool is widely considered to be the most luxurious wool in the world. Your local ["knitting" yarn geeks] can probably say more about this. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Llamas and alpacas are also treasured for their wool. They're closely related to the [wiki:wikipedia:vicuña], whose wool is widely considered to be the most luxurious wool in the world. Your local ["knitting" yarn geeks] can probably say more about this.<span>&nbsp;You can see some crafts made from alpaca wool at ["Redwood Barn Nursery"].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2010-06-13 15:40:49WilliamLewisI'm not a knitter... but this should be noted. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ Llamas and alpacas are also treasured for their wool. They're closely related to the [wiki:wikipedia:vicuña], whose wool is widely considered to be the most luxurious wool in the world. Your local ["knitting" yarn geeks] can probably say more about this.<br> + </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2010-06-13 10:25:37CovertProfessorsurely, this belongs here <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 13: </td> <td> Line 13: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + [[Include(DramaLlama)]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2009-01-19 15:58:25JoePomidor <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Llamas are the perfect high-altitude, low-impact pack animal - these gentle spitting creatures can carry one-third of their body weight. But wait! Don't just let those valuable llama turds fall by the wayside as you trek up the mountain... save it for your campfire at night. On those cold, tree-barren high-mountain ascents, you'll be grateful to start your fire with some dry llama dung in the absence of any firewood. Though the dried pellets burn much like charcoal briquets, the smoke has a pungent aroma. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Llamas are the perfect high-altitude, low-impact pack animal - these gentle spitting creatures can carry one-third of their body weight. But wait! Don't just let those valuable llama turds fall by the wayside as you trek up the mountain... save it for your campfire at night. On those cold, tree-barren high-mountain ascents, you'll be grateful to start your fire with some dry llama dung in the absence of any firewood. Though the dried pellets burn much like charcoal briquet<span>te</span>s, the smoke has a pungent aroma. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2008-05-17 23:29:50BrentLaabsi think of the other kind of lama <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 11: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + ''See also: ["Spiritual Organizations"]''</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2006-08-09 16:22:39AlphaDog+links <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Oh, and llama poop makes excellent fertilizer and is easy to gather, because they poop in little piles that look like a pyramid of rabbit pellets! Llama manure is considered by many to be the best by-product of this remarkable animal. One major benefit is the lack of any significant odor which makes this product ideal for indoor plants. The dung is high in nitrogen in comparison with other natural manures and can be used on plants without the danger of burning them - this makes composting unnecessary. Llama dung is also being used as a filtration system in Bolivia to neutralize acidic, metal-laden water supplies; this low-tech "bioreactor" system harnesses microbes living in the manure to neutralize the acidic water and remove most of the dissolved metals.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Oh, and llama poop makes excellent fertilizer and is easy to gather, because they poop in little piles that look like a pyramid of rabbit pellets! Llama manure is considered by many to be the best by-product of this remarkable animal. One major benefit is the lack of any significant odor which makes this product ideal for indoor plants. The dung is high in nitrogen in comparison with other natural manures and can be used on plants without the danger of burning them - this makes ["Compost" composting] unnecessary. Llama dung is also being used as a filtration system in Bolivia to neutralize acidic, metal-laden ["Tap Water" water supplies]; this low-tech "bioreactor" system harnesses microbes living in the manure to neutralize the acidic water and remove most of the dissolved metals.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2006-07-18 22:26:18JabberWokky-br <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 3: </td> <td> Line 3: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[BR]]<br> - [[BR]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ </span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2005-10-31 09:34:47JessicaLuedtkeclarifying <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[<span>Thu</span>m<span>bn</span>a<span>il</span>(one_llama.jpg, "This llama eats grass."<span>)]]<br> -</span> <span>[[T</span>humbnail(two_llamas.jpg, "His friend wants to try it too.")]] </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[<span>I</span>ma<span>ge</span>(one_llama.jpg, "This llama eats grass."<span>,</span> <span>t</span>humbnail<span>)]]<br> + [[Image</span>(two_llamas.jpg, "His friend wants to try it too."<span>, thumbnail</span>)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 7: </td> <td> Line 7: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Lama<span>s</span>'''<span>,</span> of both species Lama glama (llama) and Lama paco (alpaca)<span>,</span> can be found at the ["UC Davis"] ["Vet Med Teaching Hospital"]. Both species, said to have been some of the first animals domesticated by humans, are of particular interest to equine surgeons who say there are many similarities between horses and the ruminant pack animals from South America, which are more closely related to camels. Because llama and alpaca have become popular pets in California, ["School of Veterinary Medicine" veterinary medicine] students have created their own llama club. Visit [http://www.llamapack.com/text/history.html llamapack.com] or [wiki:WikiPedia:Lama_%28genus%29 Wikipedia] to learn more. </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Lama'''<span>&nbsp;(with one L) is the name</span> of <span>the genus including </span>both species Lama glama (llama) and Lama paco (alpaca)<span>. Both</span> can be found at the ["UC Davis"] ["Vet Med Teaching Hospital"]. Both species, said to have been some of the first animals domesticated by humans, are of particular interest to equine surgeons who say there are many similarities between horses and the ruminant pack animals from South America, which are more closely related to camels. Because llama and alpaca have become popular pets in California, ["School of Veterinary Medicine" veterinary medicine] students have created their own llama club. Visit [http://www.llamapack.com/text/history.html llamapack.com] or [wiki:WikiPedia:Lama_%28genus%29 Wikipedia] to learn more. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - * ''Isn't a Lama a tibetian monk? I thought the animals had two L's...'' - ["arlenabraham" arlen]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2005-10-30 20:49:50ArlenAbrahamspelling question <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ <br> + * ''Isn't a Lama a tibetian monk? I thought the animals had two L's...'' - ["arlenabraham" arlen]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2005-08-19 09:58:45AlphaDogRenamed from Llamas (Technicality, since we have both llama & alpaca on campus) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Lamas<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(one_llama.jpg, "This llama eats grass.")]]<br> + [[Thumbnail(two_llamas.jpg, "His friend wants to try it too.")]]<br> + [[BR]]<br> + [[BR]]<br> + <br> + <br> + '''Lamas''', of both species Lama glama (llama) and Lama paco (alpaca), can be found at the ["UC Davis"] ["Vet Med Teaching Hospital"]. Both species, said to have been some of the first animals domesticated by humans, are of particular interest to equine surgeons who say there are many similarities between horses and the ruminant pack animals from South America, which are more closely related to camels. Because llama and alpaca have become popular pets in California, ["School of Veterinary Medicine" veterinary medicine] students have created their own llama club. Visit [http://www.llamapack.com/text/history.html llamapack.com] or [wiki:WikiPedia:Lama_%28genus%29 Wikipedia] to learn more.<br> + <br> + Oh, and llama poop makes excellent fertilizer and is easy to gather, because they poop in little piles that look like a pyramid of rabbit pellets! Llama manure is considered by many to be the best by-product of this remarkable animal. One major benefit is the lack of any significant odor which makes this product ideal for indoor plants. The dung is high in nitrogen in comparison with other natural manures and can be used on plants without the danger of burning them - this makes composting unnecessary. Llama dung is also being used as a filtration system in Bolivia to neutralize acidic, metal-laden water supplies; this low-tech "bioreactor" system harnesses microbes living in the manure to neutralize the acidic water and remove most of the dissolved metals.<br> + <br> + Llamas are the perfect high-altitude, low-impact pack animal - these gentle spitting creatures can carry one-third of their body weight. But wait! Don't just let those valuable llama turds fall by the wayside as you trek up the mountain... save it for your campfire at night. On those cold, tree-barren high-mountain ascents, you'll be grateful to start your fire with some dry llama dung in the absence of any firewood. Though the dried pellets burn much like charcoal briquets, the smoke has a pungent aroma.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2005-03-07 16:09:36CarlMcCabeUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Lamas?action=Files&do=view&target=two_llamas.jpg">two_llamas.jpg</a>.Lamashttp://daviswiki.org/Lamas2005-03-07 16:09:31CarlMcCabeUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Lamas?action=Files&do=view&target=one_llama.jpg">one_llama.jpg</a>.