The Beginner's Guide to Raising Goats: How to Keep a Happy Herd (Paperback)

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Make bucks (and plenty of kids) by raising goats

Whether you're looking to be self-sufficient, or you want to make some money on the side, goats are perfect for milk and cheese, meat, and fiber. The Beginner's Guide to Raising Goats can help you get the most out of these hearty herd animals with step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow tips for newcomers.

From Angoras to Nigerian Dwarfs, this beginner's guide to raising goats will break down the dos and don'ts to starting your herd. Learn how to pick the right kind of goat for your homestead's needs, build fences and shelters, feed and breed them, and more. There's even a recipe section in the back that shows you how to use their fresh meat and milk to make tasty home-cooked meals like Goat Chili and Goat Mac N' Cheese.

The Beginner's Guide to Raising Goats features:

  • Goats 101-Discover an in-depth overview that gives you everything you need to know about raising goats.
  • Share your bounty-Explore practical tips that show you how to start a side business selling goat milk, cheese, and meat.
  • Dollars & sense-Get a cost estimate and approximate timelines for raising animals, making dairy products, and selling them for profit.

Learn how goats can help create a more sustainable life with this essential beginner's guide.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781647391249
ISBN-10: 1647391245
Publisher: Rockridge Press
Publication Date: July 14th, 2020
Pages: 154
Language: English