Bringing a new goat into our herd is not something that we take lightly. Moving an adult goat can be very stressful for them, and it takes effort to help them learn the ropes in their new environment. We decided to buy a milking goat that had been raised on a dry lot, and add […]
6 reasons your farm needs a goat. So, what are you waiting for?? Do you research, prepare your pens, find your goat and bring her home!
Before bringing home your first goat. As your goats get settled, you will compile this list and more to keep your goats happy and healthy! Download the printable checklist
Making the decision between a dairy goat and a cow is one of the toughest decisions of being a homesteader! Check out the pros and cons of both animals to help you make the right choice for you and your homestead!
Our little 1/3 arce homestead doesn’t have dairy goats..yet! We’re planning on changing that next spring. And when faced with deciding what to feed them we got a little creative. In true homesteader fashion, we wanted something healthy, sustainable, and low cost. Enter goat pasture. That’s right. We’re going to turn our lawn into goat […]
If you are considering homesteading or are a homesteader, you should consider adding goats to your homestead. Goats are one of the most versatile animals to own. They can provide milk, meat, companionship, and help clear your land even if you only have a small area. When most people think about dairy animals, cows come […]