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Sunday, June 21, 2020

9 Things to Consider Before Raising Goats for Milk - Backyard Goats

9 Things to Consider Before Raising Goats for Milk - Backyard Goats
Add to Favorites Thinking about raising goats for milk? There are many goat milk benefits, including making goat cheese or learning how to make goat milk soap. But there are a few things to consider about raising goats for milk before you take the leap. 1.

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Sunday, June 14, 2020

Amber Waves - Better Business Bureau accreditation for 2021. Amber Waves has been a long time Better Business Bureau member with an A+ rating

Amber Waves - Better Business Bureau accreditation for 2021. Amber Waves has been a long time Better Business Bureau member with an A+ rating

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Thursday, June 11, 2020

Great Pyrenees Is it Right For You?


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Today I'm talking about my opinion of the Great Pyrenees Livestock Guardian Dog. I'm no expert on the breed, but I've seen quite a few and I'm really fond of their personality, physical characteristics, and disposition. Obedience Training a Great Pyrenees puppy requires a proper understanding of the dogs behavioral tendencies, patience, consistency, and most importantly, persistence. If one takes into account the origins of the breed and the subsequent behavioral conformation, proper obedience training is simply a matter of setting appropriate goals and putting in a little bit of extra work!


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Thursday, June 11, 2020

Ultimate Guide to Raising Goats for Profit

Ultimate Guide to Raising Goats for Profit
Last Updated on Raising Goats for Profit...The fact of the matter is that raising goats can be very profitable. Most North American farmers tend to focus on cattle, pigs, and chickens. However, the goat market is becoming increasingly large and popular, with the demand of goat's milk and goat meat rising on a yearly basis.




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Tuesday, June 9, 2020

What Do Goats Eat? How to Feed Your Farm Animals

What Do Goats Eat? How to Feed Your Farm Animals
Last Updated on Before buying goats, you should ask yourself: What do goats eat? Fortunately, they are one of the least picky ruminants that you can have on your farm, although they do require a balanced diet, just like humans do. Goats are known to eat anything and everything.





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Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Goat Fencing 101 - Homesteading and Livestock - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

Goat Fencing 101 - Homesteading and Livestock - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
Do you know where your Goat is NOW? Finally, Part Two of Goat Keeping 101. Life on the farm, of course, is never dull. But we are at the end of kidding season and now are just waiting on two more does to give birth.



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Monday, June 8, 2020

Between the Rows: Transporting sheep and goats across state lines? They must have scrapie IDs

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - In Pennsylvania, sheep and goat producers are required to distinguish their animals with an official scrapie identification before moving them off their farms. In addition to the scrapie identification requirement, producers must also follow new U.S. Department of Agriculture regulations to transport sheep or goats across state lines, according to a Penn State Extension educator.

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Monday, June 8, 2020

Goat Training Fundamentals - Backyard Goats

Add to Favorites Are goats smart? They are fast learners. And they are learning all the time, whether we want them to or not. From the day they are born, they learn the easiest ways to get rewards and avoid danger. Innate goat intelligence associates sights and sounds with important memories.

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Sunday, June 7, 2020

Keeping Brush Goats As Lawn Mowers | DoItYourself.com


Keeping Brush Goats As Lawn Mowers | DoItYourself.com
Goats have become internet superstars lately, racking up views for posing atop the downward dog in yoga classes, or their sheer cuteness as they cavort around barnyard. Not to mention the many hours baby pygmy goats have occupied our own screens over the past few months.



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Sunday, June 7, 2020

Training Goats to Pull Carts - Backyard Goats


Add to Favorites Why don't more goat enthusiasts teach their animals to pull carts? Goats have been used as cart animals for over 4,000 years. Why not train yours? When selecting a goat to train for harness, choose a healthy animal with good conformation.


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