What is behind the rise and rise of goat prices?

By Sheep Central

While cattle prices have improved significantly this year and lambs continue to deliver solid returns, it is hard to go past rangeland goats as the star performer of the Australian red meat sector in 2015.

FULL STORY

Advertisements

Body Condition Scoring of Sheep and Goats

By Ethiopia Sheep and Goat Productivity Improvement Program (ESGPIP)

Body condition scoring is a very useful tool that guides breeding, selection, management and marketing decisions. The use of this tool helps producers evaluate the feeding of their animals, make reproductive and culling decisions, and evaluate animals when selling and buying. This is important to improve the efficiency of sheep and goat production and benefits of the producer.

FULL STORY

Indiana Boer Goat Classic Website

This website contains a lot of information pertaining to the show world. This includes up coming shows, newsletter, and a breeder’s directory for the state of Indiana.

“The Indiana Boer Goat Classic is a volunteer organization of boer goat and meat goat enthusiasts, exhibitors and producers who have come together to serve, support, and advance the boer goat and meat goat industry in Indiana, as well as promote and support the youth interested in our industry throughout the state. The IBGC hosts several youth and open ABGA sanctioned shows each year and awards points and prizes to youth exhibitors participating in our market goat shows and youth ABGA shows”

FULL STORY