Category Archives for "Goats"

Out of hay? Try pollarding

In the past, when we still kept goats, I’d often chop down brush for the little beasties to nibble on for fodder. It wasn’t something we did often, but I did it, especially during the winter months, to give the goats a little bit of greenery to eat on after they’d devoured the easier to […]

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Goat Facts – 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Goats


If you have ever even thought about homesteading, then you’ve thought about getting goats. These intelligent, curious and delightful animals are often considered a “graduation” of sorts: Most homesteaders start with chickens and move onto goats before considering larger livestock. Goats can provide homesteaders with milk which can also be used to make cheese, soap […]

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