Boer Goats

Profitable Goat Farming Tips – Farming Boer Goats For Profit

Profitable Goat Farming

A profitable goat farming business is determined by several factors. One advantage of getting into goat farming is that it is a niche market as opposed to better known and used farm animals such as cattle, swine, and chicken, meaning there are least threatening competitors. Raising goats also require lower capital as compared to other larger four-legged farm animals and …

Goat Farming With Good Reasons To Start

Goat Farming

When many people think of raising livestock, they often think of cows, pigs and chickens. There are few people who would actually consider raising, breeding, and selling goats, their meat, milk or products that can be made. This naiveté about these animals is only one of the reasons why they are so profitable. Goat farming is growing rapidly in popularity …

The South African Boer Goat Profile

South African Boer Goat

The South African Boer goat is an improved indigenous breed with some infusion of European, Angora and Indian goat breeding in the 1800’s. some researchers agree that the indigenous populations were most likely from the Namaqua Hottentots and from the southward migrating Bantu tribes. The name Boer, is derived from the Dutch word meaning farmer, and this was probably used …