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Indiana State Fair: Llamas are big business for Crawfordsville farmers

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Posted at 7:53 AM, Aug 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-02 17:26:36-04

INDIANAPOLIS — Every year the Indiana State Fair features the best farmers from around the state and this year will be no exception.

One of those farmers is Mark Smith from Crawfordsville who has made a name for himself by raising some of the most unique and curious creatures there are: llamas.

Watch the video above to hear more about Smith's farm and how the market is really expanding for these smart, curious, personable and protective animals.

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The 2019 Indiana State Fair runs August 2-19.

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