The Business of Goat Herding

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2016: $165,500.00
Projected End Date: 03/01/2019
Grant Recipient: Rural Action
Region: North Central
State: Ohio
Project Coordinator:
Tom Redfern
Rural Action
This 132 page book outlines the basics needed to enter the dairy goat industry and, most importantly, make a living at it. Features lessons learned and the on-farm business experiences from two women dairy producers in Appalachian Ohio, along with useful graphics and checklists for producers entering this complex and growing industry.
Annie Warmke, Blue Rock Station
Carie Starr, Cherokee Valley Bison Ranch
Target audience:
Ordering info:
Joe Barbaree
Rural Action, Inc
9030 Hocking Hills Drive
The Plains, OH 45780
Cost: $19.99
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.