Goat Husbandry 101

Perfect for a potential/first time goat owner, or current owners interested in learning more and getting a different perspective on goat husbandry Topics covered will include:
-Feeding: hay, grain, minerals, water, etc.
-Choosing your goats, including good body and udder conformation
-Creating the proper set-up: using Left Foot Farm as an example you will visualize our set-up and get recommendations on your own
-Hands-on practice with vaccinations, hand milking, bottle-feeding and hoof trimming
-Discussion on breeding and kidding
-Brief informative on disbudding and banding kids
-Farm tour of Left Foot, including our milking parlor and processing room

You will also go home with a comprehensive goat husbandry manual created by our farm, covering all of the topics listed above and much more. Date(s) and time:
Wednesday, July 23rd; 6-9 pm
Saturday, August 2nd; 1-4 pm

Cost:
$40 per person including manual
$60 per couple including one manual
$75 per family (four maximum) including one manual

Please text or call Kerri (farm manager) at[masked] or email her at [masked] to reserve a spot.
No prior experience is needed.

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  • Kerri C.

    Hello everyone,
    Due to a last minute change, we had to reschedule the class from Wednesday to Thursday evening, July 24th, from 6-9pm. We apologize for the late notice, and hope that some of you can still make it! Thanks, Kerri.

    July 22

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