Keys for Small Ruminant Producers Purchasing and Raising Goats and Sheep
This article provides key information that Extension professionals can use to prepare potential producers and current producers raising goats and sheep, and those who are expanding their enterprises. Extension professionals can help small ruminant producers to be more aware of the fact that the quality of the animals they begin with or acquire will affect their ability to impact production and marketing of animal-derived foods and products. Working with Extension professionals, these producers can make important early decisions that will have long-term effects on their ability to develop, maintain, and expand their enterprises while producing high-quality products demanded by consumers.
Madden, U. A. (2010). Keys for Small Ruminant Producers Purchasing and Raising Goats and Sheep. The Journal of Extension, 48(3), Article 24. https://tigerprints.clemson.edu/joe/vol48/iss3/24