Goat Husbandry 101 – Modern Farmer

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Goat Husbandry 101 – Modern Farmer

Louisa Conrad and Lucas Farrell allow their herd to forage from May through November, using portable solar fencing to rotate the goats among Big Picture Farm’s rolling hills and dense woods. “It requires a lot of extra labor,” admits Conrad, who says the effort pays off in healthier animals and tastier milk.