Lesson
Materials
Introduction: Getting Started in Goat Herding

Goat Herding Related Books:

The Business of Goat Herding by Carrie Starr and Annie Warmke

Animals in Translation by Temple Grandin and Catherine Johnson

all about GOATS by Lois Hetherington

GOAT HUSBANDRY by David Mackenzie

Goats: Homoeopathic Remedies by George Macleod

The Accessible Pet, Equine and Livestock Herbal – choosing abundant wellness for your creatures by Katherine A. Drovdahl

Holistic Goat Care by Gianaclis Caldwell

Cheesemaking Related Books:

Mastering Artisan Cheesemaking by Gianaclis Caldwell

The Everything Cheese Book by Laura Martinez

The Backyard Dairy Book by Len Street and Andrew Singer

Cheesemaking Made Easy by Ricki Carroll and Robert Carroll

Helpful Online Sites:

Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund (www.FarmToConsumer.org)

Poison Control Center (aapcc.org)

Animal Poison Contol (aspca.org)

Gestation link: www.americangoatsociety.com/gestation?calculator.php

US Department of Agriculture Organic Standards (www.ams.usda.gov/grades-standards/organic-standards

US Department of Agriculture Naturally Raised Standards (www.ams.usda.gov/grade-standards/dairy-products

Crop Services International for soil testing and consulting for pasture health (www.cropservicesintl.com/)