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Selecting and Managing a Dairy Goat/Sheep Herd

…hygiene is critical for superior milk quality. For example, single-use towels are recommended during udder preparation. Milking equipment should be in good working order and regularly examined by a qualified technician. Preventative procedu…

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Flood-Damaged Agricultural Buildings

…ent: After disconnecting electrical equipment from the power source and completely disassembling them, thoroughly clean milking equipment, grain augers, ventilation fans, and other items that were immersed in floodwaters to remove grit or o…

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Biosecurity & Disease Prevention in Dairy Goats

…dips. Does that have clinical signs of mastitis should always be milked after healthy does and before sanitizing of the milking equipment.

Download a PDF of Biosecurity & Disease Prevention in Dairy Goats, ANR-2492. 

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Milk Care – Dairy Goats and Sheep

This is an excerpt of Dairy Goat and Sheep Operations in the Southeast Production Guide, ANR-2457.
Prevention and Treatment of Disease

Mastitis

Mastitis is an inflammation of the mammary gland (udder). The most comm…

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Common Diseases of Dairy Goats and Sheep

This is an excerpt of Dairy Goat and Sheep Operations in the Southeast Production Guide, ANR-2457.

Abortion
Many things, including toxic agents, congenital abnormalities, and infectious diseases, can cause abortions. The most common…

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Herd Health Management – Dairy Goats and Sheep

This is an excerpt of Dairy Goat and Sheep Operations in the Southeast Production Guide, ANR-2457.

Estimating the Age of Goats and Sheep
The approximate age of goats and sheep can be determined by their teeth, as illustrated in figu…

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Preparing Your Property for Dairy Goats/Sheep

This is an excerpt of Dairy Goat and Sheep Operations in the Southeast Production Guide, ANR-2457.

Goat and Sheep Facilities
While shelters and fences are primary components of facilities, there are additional features to consider, …

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Standby Generators for Emergency Power

Standby generators are powered by tractors or engines and may be either portable or stationary. Engine-driven units available may have an automatic or manual start and are powered by gasoline, LP gas (bottled gas), or diesel fuel.
Generato…

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Care During & Post Kidding In Dairy Goats

Producers can ensure the health of their herd by learning the proper procedures for care of their goats during kidding and in the days that follow.

To ensure bonding of does with their kids and to prevent hypothermia in…

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