Interested in getting a dairy goat (or two) for your farm or homestead? Don’t get one without making sure that you are getting the breed that is best suited for your farm. In this guide, I’ll give you general expectations that you can have for the milk flavor, milk protein and butterfat, milk production, preferred […]
Goat is one of the most popular animals for milk and meat production. These cute, friendly animals are much easier to raise than cows, making them the best animal to raise for a small-scale farmer or homesteader. However, just like cats and dogs, there are different breeds of goats. Each breed has different meat and […]
Phoebe has gotten a pretty bad rap on this blog, but finally, over the routine of daily milking, Ol’Phoebe and I seem to have bonded, and I guess she is actually pretty great.