Storey's Guide to Raising Dairy Goats, 4th Edition

Breeds, Care, Dairying, Marketing

Author: Jerry Belanger,Sara Thomson Bredesen

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603427392

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 304

View: 1173


A great choice for the small or backyard farmer, dairy goats require a smaller investment than cows and produce milk that makes delicious yogurt and cheese. This fourth edition includes more on pygmy goats, health care, breeding, and making dairy products. You’ll have everything you need to you need to know to successfully raise your own dairy goats.


Author: JoAnn Early Macken

Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP

ISBN: 1433944278

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 7006


Meh! Meh! Goats are busy on the farm, where they have many jobs. Some goats are raised for their wool, which can be made into clothing. Other goats are kept for their milk. Some goats help carry loads on the farm. In Goats, learn all about this useful animal.

Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills, Grade 5

Author: N.A

Publisher: Carson-Dellosa Publishing

ISBN: 1620579685

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 544

View: 398


Designed by experts in education, this comprehensive best-selling workbook features vivid and full-color illustrations to guide fifth grade children step-by-step through a variety of engaging and developmentally appropriate activities. Topics and activiti

Year of the Goat

40,000 Miles and the Quest for the Perfect Cheese

Author: Margaret Hathaway,Karl Schatz

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781599216294

Category: Nature

Page: 224

View: 4232


From Maine to Arizona, and back again, Margaret and Karl and their dog, Godfrey, travel across America in search of green pastures, simple tradition, and the perfect goat cheese.

Elmoson the Christmas Goat

Author: Richard Leonard Seaberg

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1449023215


Page: 20

View: 6386


A Christmas Story written by Richard Leonard Seaberg and an epilogue written by his daughter, Brianna, unites and relates Christmas, a special Goat and the phrase "Keep the Faith" in this seasonal story for kids of all ages. After a few months of studying goats just for fun and to be creative, Richard decided to write a story about a Christmas Goat. After reading the story to his daughter Brianna on Christmas Eve, she decided to write her own goat story, titled "Santa's Sleigh Broke Down," proving that being creative is contagious. Brianna also created the featured Elmoson artwork for the book. She is now 9 years old and enjoys singing, dancing, artwork and writing.

Stonebrook Cottage

Author: Carla Neggers

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1460341562

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

View: 7495


When everyone is keeping secrets, it's impossible to know who to trust To put her life back in perspective, Kara Galway has moved home to Texas after years in New England. The up-and-coming defense attorney intends to concentrate on her career and spend time with her Texas Ranger brother. But fate has something else in store. While Kara is devastated to learn her former mentor, Connecticut governor Mike Parisi, has died suddenly, she's pleased for her best friend, Allyson Stockwell, the new governor. Then Allyson's children show up at Kara's Texas home. They are terrified—and hiding something. Afraid for themselves and their mother, they are certain the circumstances of Mike's death are suspicious. Kara must return with the children to Allyson's home, Stonebrook Cottage, to unravel what exactly is going on. Are the children really in danger? What secret is Allyson hiding? And then there's Sam Temple, the Texas Ranger Kara has fallen head over heels in love with. Sam has followed her to Connecticut and has no intention of leaving without her. Kara must uncover the truth if she is going to protect the people she loves.


A Guide to Management

Author: Patricia Ross

Publisher: Crowood Press (UK)

ISBN: 9781852239121

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 111

View: 2822


This title in Crowood's popular Guide to Management series is aimed at small-scale operators and hobbyists, and is designed to cater for the needs of those who have only limited resources, in terms of time, money, and land. Covering all aspects of goat husbandry, and written in such a way that it is accessible to the novice goat keeper, the author discusses choice of animals, day-to-day management, accidents and diseases, breeding and caring for the young, and showing. Whether the intention is to keep goats for milk, hair, or other products, all the necessary basic information will be found in this book.

The World's Greatest Possum Trainer

Author: Betty A. Evans

Publisher: AuthorHouse

ISBN: 1463415664

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 52

View: 6266


The World's Greatest Possum Trainer is a mostly true story about an ugly puppy that finds a home in the country where she becomes a first rate goat dog, a great house dog, and a possum trainer. In her own words, Little Bit tells about her life on Spot's Goat Farm. A tail-wagging tale about making friends, listening and learning, the story takes readers on a journey of a thrown away puppy that has never known the love of a family until Mama finds her in the middle of the road. She listens to an old nanny goat that teaches her how to be a goat dog and how to make certain that she becomes Papa's best friend. A couple of rascally raccoons help her out with a sneaky possum and a fat beagle becomes her ever present partner. Join in the fun and adventure as Little Bit becomes The World's Greatest Possum Trainer!