Dairy Goats 101

Dates: May 10-31, 2019

Meets: F from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: Barreras Family Farm

Registration Fee: $99.00

Explore the differences between conventional, organic, and sustainable methods of raising goats and managing a dairy, whether for home or commercial use. Discover how to plan and manage the dairy, as well as natural methods of raising goats. Learn to integrate current research on goat health issues with management practices. Breeding and birthing issues will be discussed in detail, as well as raising kids. Basics of cheese and soap making will be included, as well as composting waste and using milk or whey as fertilizer or to raise other meat animals, such as poultry, pigs, and calves. Class syllabus is delivered via email at the beginning of each class meeting. Be prepared to take notes. The instructor is Mariel Barreras.
Fee: $99.00
Hours:8.00
CEUs:0.80

Barreras Family Farm

Date Day Time Location
05/10/2019Friday6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Barreras Family Farm
05/17/2019Friday6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Barreras Family Farm
05/24/2019Friday6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Barreras Family Farm
05/31/2019Friday6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Barreras Family Farm

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