Breeding Fainting Goats

Agritourism Farms Add Income Options

March 16, 2017 Matt Warnock 0

Every farmer, whether you’re farming fainting goats or growing soybeans, knows that nothing is ever certain. Your fainting goat farm depends on a lot of factors, weather, food supply, mating ability, breed quality…you get the picture. You might have a banner year one year, only to do not as well […]

Goat Medications

Managing Fainting Goat Diseases

December 12, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

Generally speaking, goats are pretty healthy animals, but from time to time they do get sick. Fainting goat diseases can be pretty serious, and you want to watch out for the warning signs so one animal doesn’t infect your entire herd. A healthy herd makes for a more successful breeding […]

Paperwork for Buying Fainting Goats

December 4, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

Let’s say you’ve been busy getting into the fainting goat game. You’ve’ done your research. You know what to look for when you reading for buying fainting goats, and you’re ready for what comes after, when you get your animals to their new home. But do you know what happens […]

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Fainting Goat Cashmere Production

November 30, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

Cashmere, the fine, soft wool that originally came from the Kashmir goat, is a type of wool that is desired around the world. While fainting goats are typically bred for their meat, fainting goat cashmere is another possible byproduct of your herd. Demand for cashmere, long sought for it’s soft, […]

Quick and Easy Goat Feed Tips

November 17, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

When I was a kid, my parents would read to me a book called Gregory the Terrible Eater. It’s about a goat who only wants to eat healthy things and doesn’t want to eat the garbage that his parents eat. I thought that was pretty funny when I was a […]

Basics of Breeding Goats in Africa

November 13, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

Breeding goats in Africa, particularly South Africa, is one of the largest agricultural sectors in the region. In the rural areas where the people are economically deprived, breeding goats in Africa is considered by many to be a source of ready cash-income, social security, and food. Why Breed Goats in […]

Hire a Goat and Skip the Mowing!

November 7, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

Do you have a pesky field that is overgrown with grass and weeds? Would you like an environmentally friendly way of taking care of all that vegetation without having to cut it all down by hand? Well some enterprising farmers have an excellent service that will set some friendly goats […]

Why Breed Fainting Goats?

November 1, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

If you’re new to the fainting goat game or your are thinking about getting started as a breeder, you may be wondering why breed fainting goats in the first place? Sure, they’re cute and all, but what are the practical purposes of breeding fainting goats? Why do breeders across the […]

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Fainting Goat Pregnancy Care

March 20, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

Breeding for Success The basics of fainting goat pregnancy is of the utmost importance for any breeder to know. The success of your herd is dependent on many factors, such as: good reproductive function the overall health of your animals the animals’ diet the environment the animals are raised in […]

Fainting Goat History

Fainting Goat History

March 16, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

Fainting Goat History in Brief There is, unfortunately, little physical documentation relating to fainting goat history. The story goes that in the 1880s, a farm hand by the name of John Tinsley came to Tennessee from Canada, possibly Nova Scotia. He brought with him four goats, three does and one […]

Breeding Fainting Goats

A Guide to Breeding Fainting Goats

March 14, 2016 Matt Warnock 1

Breeding Fainting Goats The Birds and the Bees All people that raise goats for a living think about the process of breeding fainting goats. There also comes a time in every fainting goat’s life when a buck and a doe meet and sparks begin to fly, and if they truly […]

Fainting Goat Names

March 2, 2016 Matt Warnock 0

Any time I get a new pet it’s hard enough to try to come up with a suitable name. And if you’re trying to come up with fainting goat names for your herd, the more animals you have or the longer you raise them, the harder it gets. If you […]