Tag: Goat

Goat breeders need to test new visual assessment app

TESTING of a new visual assessment app for goats is being expanded to involve interested breeder groups, breed societies and individual breeders. Source: Sheep Central Goat breeders need to test new visual assessment app

On-farm breakthrough in goat worm testing

GOAT producers can undertake rapid on-farm worm egg count testing without having to send dung samples away to laboratories, a study of a new diagnostic technology has found. Source: Sheep Central On-farm breakthrough in goat worm testing

New award to recognise quality sheep and goat meat

SUSTAINABLE and ethical sheep and goat meat producers responding to consumer demand for high quality products will be recognised by a new Australian food industry award. Source: Sheep Central New award to recognise quality sheep and goat meat

This energy-efficient goat dairy runs on solar power, no kidding

When you buy your next block of cheese, it may have been produced using solar power — especially if it’s from a farm in the rolling hills of southern Tasmania. Source: ABC Livestock This energy-efficient goat dairy runs on solar power, no kidding