Storey's Guide to Raising Dairy Goats: Breeds, Care, Dairying, Marketing

Storey's Guide to Raising Dairy Goats: Breeds, Care, Dairying, Marketing

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by Jerry Belanger, Sara Thomson Bredesen
     
 

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With minimal space and housing needs, dairy goats are a practical choice for the small or backyard dairy farmer. Dairy goats require a smaller investment than Cows and produce easily digested milk that is much in demand for making yogurt, cheese, and other dairy products.

The revised and updated fourth edition includes:

  • Updated information on
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Overview

With minimal space and housing needs, dairy goats are a practical choice for the small or backyard dairy farmer. Dairy goats require a smaller investment than Cows and produce easily digested milk that is much in demand for making yogurt, cheese, and other dairy products.

The revised and updated fourth edition includes:

  • Updated information on disease diagnosis and treatment
  • Tips on choosing pygmy breeds
  • Expanded coverage of breeding, kidding, and raising kids
  • More information on milking, dairying, and cheesemaking
  • Expanded resource section

"This book will give answers and help novice goat owners get started. It can also be used by established goat owners wanting a reference in an easy-to-read format." -- John D. Howland, American Goat Society, Inc.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781603427395
Publisher:
Storey Books
Publication date:
12/08/2010
Series:
Storey's Guide to Raising
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
185,513
File size:
6 MB

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