Raising Goats Naturally



Garden & Nature


Deborah Niemann

New Society Publisher

Infos :

7.25 x 9”
336 Pages
65 B&W photos & illustrations

Language of origin

The Complete Guide to Milk, Meat, and More

Incorporating dairy goats into a diversied homestead can be the key to greater greater self-suiciency. Responding to questions and concerns from readers from all over North America and beyond, this fully revised and expanded edition of Raising Goats Naturally will help readers work with nature to raise dairy goats to produce milk, cheese, meat, fertilizer, leather, iber, and soap – all without relying on drugs or following the factory farm model.

By observing your own animals closely and educating yourself about their speciic needs, you can create an individualized plan for keeping them healthy and maximizing their productivity. his unique, fully-illustrated guide will teach you to help your herd thrive with:

–  breed-speciic descriptions to help you choose the right goats for your goals and lifestyle
–  detailed information on housing, fencing, breeding, health, milking, and nutrition
–  complete recipes and instructions for making your own cheese, dairy products, and soap, as well as cooking with goat meat.

Packed with personal experiences and backed up by expert veterinary advice and scientiic studies, Raising Goats Naturally brings together a wealth of practical information on raising goats for the love of it and using their milk and meat to become more self-reliant.

Deborah Niemann

Deborah Niemann is a homesteader, writer and self-suiciency expert who has raised livestock for over 16 years. he author of Homegrown and Handmade and Ecothrifty, she presents extensively on skills for living a self- reliant life. She lives and farms with her family in Cornell, Illinois.
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