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Practical Guide to Small-scale Goat-keeping

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A handbook for professional and novice goat keepers with a step by step guide for the small scale raising of sheep. Also a great resource for researchers interested in the logistics of small scale goat keeping
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published September 1st 1979 by Rodale Press
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Scooping it Up
The most comprehensive book I've read on keeping dairy goats. The author goes into great detail that was helpful to this beginner, but includes enough science-based and ancedotal, personal experience that I would guess even seasoned goat keepers might find this book helpful.

Despite being written decades ago, her emphasis on the importance of avoiding pesticides and processed feed, not over-medicating her goats to keep their milk clean echoes the emerging concerns of our time about the crud that
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Fredrick Danysh
Goats are an alternative to cattle for both and milk. The author discusses keeping goats on a small place to include problems involved.
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