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 cheese making 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.
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