Sheep and goats
Learn how Extension assists with farmers with dairy goat production.
Raising sheep and goats can be a very rewarding experience.
Learn the basics about breeds, facilities, predators, feed and nutrition, and health.
A guide to getting started with dairy goats for both the large and small-scale producer. – Penn State Extension
Keeping sheep healthy
Learn about diagnosing, treating, and preventing common diseases in sheep.
Knowing which vaccines to use when.
Nutrition for sheep and goats
Goats require a more nutritious diet than do other ruminants.
Mold can produce mycotoxins that impact livestock.
Expense and income estimates for hobby versus commercial operations.
Learn the basics about the economics behind starting or expanding your flock.
Extension educator, Alternative Livestock Systems
Agronomy & Plant Genetics
385 AnSci/VM, 1988 Fitch Ave
St. Paul, MN 55108