Lindsay and Geoff Chandler purchased their farm in1983, and began planting Christmas trees the next spring. Tree Season began in 1988, when the first trees were ready to cut, and now continues every year from Thanksgiving to Christmas.
In 1986, they were introduced to Ben & Justin, their first two llamas.
Northern Vermont Llama Co began as a breeding farm and soon added
diversity by offering llama treks through Smugglers Notch Resort.
"I saw my first llama at the Catskill Game Farm" said Lindsay and it's been a love affair ever since.
love of knitting and fiber, Lindsay was one of the first to start
shearing her llamas , and has a traveling shearing business, "Have
Shears - Will Travel". Working with the llama fiber has become her
passion, and the farm sells fleece, roving, and yarn as well as finished
products including hats , scarves, ornaments, and much more! Lindsay
began a line of stuffed animals, "Llama Llovables" and is a member of
the Herd of Northern Vermonters, a fun loving fiber group of llama