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Homestead.org article "Dairy Goats: Anchoring Your Homestead with Personality and Ice Cream". Mentions some of the challenges of goat-raising before you commit to the task.

Raising milk goats is fun and easy. For the gentlest does hand feed them from a milk bottle using their mother's milk. I'm a city girl who learned all of this.

Keeping Dairy Goats

Keeping Dairy Goats

Maa Belle (white mini mancha), Bay Belle (brows/white mini mancha x boer) and Shiane (standard lamancha)

Adorable, fun, quirky and useful for so many things...it's no wonder goats are becoming a popular animal for homesteaders! What you need to know before you get them on your homestead and how to get started raising them! The Homesteading Hippy

What you need to know before you get goats on your homestead

Adorable, fun, quirky and useful for so many things.it's no wonder goats are becoming a popular animal for homesteaders! What you need to know before you get them on your homestead and how to get started raising them! The Homesteading Hippy

How to train your goat to the milkstand

Training Your Goat to the Milkstand

How to train your goat to the milkstand

Dairy goat husbandry for beginners. I can't believe how easy it is to make things with raw goat milk.

"Economics of Dairy Goats" by Allena Jackson- good reasons to buy dairy goats

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Goat or Cow ? – Choosing the Right Homestead Dairy Animal For Your Family - I think my answer is a mini-dairy cow rather than a full size cow or a goat.

Dairy Goats: Anchoring Your Homestead with Personality and Ice Cream. A more comical and somewhat realistic view on what it could be like.

"Dairy Goats: Anchoring Your Homestead with Personality and Ice Cream" by Sheri Dixon

Are you in the market for a goat? Here are the best dairy goat breeds for the small farm. Find the perfect fit for you and your homestead

5 Best Dairy Goat Breeds for the Small Farm

5 best dairy goat breeds for small homesteads- I so love that my Nigerians make the top of the list! Except I wouldn't recommend keeping a buck in an urban area.smelly little buggers :)

Breeds of Dairy Goats - LaMancha - Very high production of milk.   La Manchas give large quantities of sweet tasting milk. Most does average 1-2 gallons per day, and butterfat percentage is usually 4% to 4.5%.

Breeds of Dairy Goats - LaMancha - Very high production of milk. La Manchas give large quantities of sweet tasting milk. Most does average gallons per day, and butterfat percentage is usually to

Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goat - Keeping Homestead Dairy Goats

Keeping Homestead Dairy Goats

Keeping Homestead Dairy Goats - Choosing Your Doe, Caring for Mom & Kids, Milking Your Goat. Breeding your dairy goat, basic pregnancy care, kids & weaning.

excellent post on Dairy Goat Breeds in the US - information on average production, quality (taste), and butterfat percentages from Mother Earth News

Choosing a Dairy Goat Breed

Choosing a Dairy goat breed - Nigerian Dwarfs are sounding pretty good to me.

Wanna get started raising goats?  Find out how you can raise your own goats!

Raising Goats eCourse - The Basics (from choosing your goat through daily care

livestock - raise your own goats. Wanna get started raising goats? Find out how you can raise your own goats!

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