Get an overview of the variety of heritage breed goats for both milk and meat - and tips for choosing the best for your homestead.
The real reason why goats don't like rain. See the ancient island of Goatropia to understand why the early goat civilization never had to worry about rain.
Meet Oliver and Delilah, our pet pygmy goats, and see how we built our new goat pen.
Raising Nigerian Dwarf goats for milk has become increasingly popular among small farmers. These little goats are excellent milkers and easier to handle than most breeds.
Raising goats as pets not just livestock
It is very important to know and understand your goat's bathroom habits! Do you know what to do when your goat develops diarrhea? Do you know what causes diarrhea in young goats? Education is key!
There are 6 common breeds of dairy goats. All of them could be used on the homestead.
The goat was a very important animal to the Kikuyu people of Kenya. In pre-colonial times, most people had only sheep and goats to meet all tribal obligations that required payment. It was the rich man who had cows. The...
A photo-and-text tour of a typical goat-milking session on a small, Colorado family farm. A pleasant, fun time.
A very special goat, who taught me to love dairying, gave me inroads to help the neighborhood children with their troubles, and became a curiosity in my little community.