Goat Journal March/April 2020

The March/April 2020 issue of Goat Journal arrives in-home on February 27th, but Backyard Goats Members can read it now! Subscribe for valuable stories on pregnant does in distress and when to intervene during kidding, a Breed Profile on Spanish goats, why you can’t make bread and cheese on the same day!

The Features

A Miraculous Rescue from the Flood
Damsels in Distress
• Photo Essay: Goat Academy

San Clemente Island goats stranded at Willow Valley Farms, before their miraculous rescue.

The Stories

• Goat Notes: Stages of Goat Labor
Secret Life of Goats: Mean Girls Down on the Farmpit
Breed Profile: Spanish Goats
A Stormy Night: Our Experience with Ringwomb
Malta and the Neverending Diarrhea
• Goat Notes: Goat Fetal Development
Goat Identification Has Favorable Perks
Party Goats
The Social Lives of Goats
What Are Confinement Operations?
Fraga Farmstead and Creamery
Natural Cultures in Your Food
How to Host an Amateur Cheese Contest
• Goat Notes: Poisonous Plants for Goats

In Each Issue

• From the Editor
• Reader Feedback
• Reader Spotlight
Back from the Vet: Just Kidding!
• Katherine’s Caprine Corner
• Bookstore
• Breeders Directory/Classifieds
• Just for Fun
• Coming Attractions

Spanish goat bucks at Noelke/Wilhelm Ranch, Menard TX. Photo credit: Dayn Pullen.



Stages of Goat Labor

Download this Goat Notes as a pdf.


Goat Fetal Development

Download this Goat Notes as a pdf.


Poisonous Plants for Goats

Download this Goat Notes as a pdf.


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