Alligator Leather Sales Drop, Opening New Opportunities for Investors

Alligator farms are a part of the luxury economy that is now suffering since the economic decline in the past year. Most people will not realize the economic effects on farmers since the hides produce niche products, but alligator farmers are hit especially early on when times get tough. Here’s a story about an alligator farmer for Savoie’s Alligator Farm in Louisiana, who is struggling to find a purchaser for alligator leather hides: Alligator Farming Struggles Along With Economy. Louisiana’s swamps and bayous are the ideal natural environment for alligators, where they...

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