goats Archive


Tips On Goat Farming

Goat farming has become a very profitable business especially since goats are multi-functional. Many farmers have realized that they can keep goats for milk, meat, fiber and many other purposes such as goat shows. All these reasons for goat rearing are profitable but only if the farmer knows how to take proper


Goat vs Cow farming

Farming of goats and cows is very popular among many farmers in different places. There are so many things to consider when you are trying to make a choice between the two. Farming is a very profitable venture because people will always eat and drink milk. As you try to make a


Goat Farming in USA

Of all red meat, goat meat is the healthiest. This is because goats survive on pasture and the meat that is got from these animals has a low content of saturated fat. Goats feed on bush honeysuckle, tough vines, and several shrubs. These are found in the land that is hardly ever


Anglo Nubian Goat Lifespan

The Anglo Nubian goat breed was developed in England, created towards the end of the 19th century. This breed is the product of crossbreeding of Jamnapari breeds from India and stallions of the Zaraibi type Egypt. Since this race is descended from races of the Middle East, this breed inherits the characteristics


Arapawa Goat – Goat Farming

The Arapawa goat is a breed that originates from New Zealand. There are historians who establish a connection of this breed with the Old English breed. These arrived at the Arapawa Island by boats that in the 1700s left goats on the island. When they had been on the island for two


Barbari Goat Information & Guide

The Barbari Goat is a race that originated in the east of the African continent. Currently, this breed is obtained in several regions throughout India. The name of this breed comes from its area of origin, which is Bebera in the region of Somalia. Although it is still not explained how the


Characteristics details of Changthangi goat

Changthangi goat is a breed that comes from India from a region that usually has a cold climate. The origin of this race comes from the coldest area of India called Changpa from there comes its name. Although it is also known as Pashmina goat. Characteristics: Changthangi goat is a medium-sized breed.


Girgentana Goat – Breeds of Livestock

The Girgentana goat is a specific breed, the only native animal of Sicily. Its name comes from the city where it was developed that is from Agrigento, and today it is also preserved in that area. The Ggirgentana goat has its origins in the goat Markhor, the native goat from northern Afghanistan


Tips on how to buy the best goats

As with most animals, goats can be sold at farmers’ market or they can be sold online. It is a new trend nowadays to actually buy the goats from people that have raised them on their own farm and they sell them as babies. Those who raise goats, usually start by raising


Verata Goat Breeds Lifespan Details

The name of Verata goat has its origin in La Vera, Northeast Region of the province of Caceres considered as the cradle of the race. Traditionally, the occupation area of the Verata breed has been located at the confluence of the provinces of Caceres, Avila, and Toledo. In recent decades there has