As part of the growth of our little farm, we are preparing to add three goats to our menagerie in the spring. To make sure we are ready for this next step, I have been busily taking all of the goat related classes I can find, and reading up on goats and their care.
Goats are popular additions to small farms and homesteading family’s back yards. Goats are a versatile animals that can provide, milk, meat, weed control, and fiber for spinning in some breeds. They are mostly easy to keep, friendly and comical additions to the family. And, goats can be a handful! After raising goats, breeding, and […]
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“To me, homesteading is about being more of a producer than a consumer at every level possible. Over time my mentality has really shifted to a point where I want to simplify everything. While homesteading might not seem simple to a lot of people, in a way it is so much simpler than fully participating […]