My mom has been planning to have goats since she purchased this little homestead. She’s seen them at flea markets and rummage sales, but it was never the right timing. Recently my dad was talking about goats with his coworker and mentioned my mom was looking for some. Later that night she called and asked […]
Are you considering getting goats to raise on your farm? Or maybe you’ve just bought some and you don’t know where to start. You’ve come to the right place! I’ll let you know everything you need to consider and how to be prepared to bring your first goats home. I’ll talk about goat fencing, feeding […]
Living in the northeast, most farms we know kid in the coldest months of winter. There are a lot of important reasons for this. Kids born during the winter are known to be healthier and hardier – the lack of active parasites in the soil, absence of humidity in the air, and lots of active […]
Our 2019 schedule has been planned! Around September and October is when we breed our goats, so here is our planned 2019 kidding schedule. Each year we strive to make our herd better and I am hoping we are going to have some awesome kids born here next year!
We recently had twin baby girl goats born here on our homestead. Please watch the video and learn about our goat herd and then leave us a comment and let us know your suggestions for their names.
So you think your goat is pretty fabulous and would rule the show ring. But where to start? Diving into the show world can be very intimidating if you’re just getting started and don’t have a good mentor to help prepare you. Urinary Calculi is one of the main causes of death in male goats. […]