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
$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.