NSW Government Website

AS Goat bookcover

Goat Agskills

Vendor
Tocal College
Regular price
$25.00
Sale price
$25.00
Regular price
Sold out
Unit price
per 
Tax included.

This book shows how to provide shelter for goats, trim hooves, drench, vaccinate, tattoo, disbud, eartag and milk goats by hand or using a machine.  Also covers buying a goat, kidding, show preparation, record keeping, health problems, quality assurance, animal welfare and safety. 

Contents

  • General Safety Precautions
  • Animal Welfare
  • Quality Assurance
  • Provide Shelter for Goats
  • Hoof Trimming
  • Drenching
  • Vaccinating
  • Disbudding a Dairy Goat
  • Tatooing and Ear Tagging
  • Guide to Buying a Dairy Goat
  • Problems Associated with Kidding
  • Hand Milk a Goat
  • Machine Milk a Goat
  • Recognise and Treat Mastitis
  • Recognise and Treat Udder Conditions
  • Recognise and Treat Footrot
  • Recognise and Treat Lice Infestations
  • Plant Poisoning
  • Show Preparation
  • Goat Managment Planner
  • Record Keeping for Fibre Goats
  • Safe Work Method Statements

Author: Jennifer Laffan

ISBN:  0731305906 | 74 pages | A4

Catalogue number:  B108

Publisher:  NSW Department of Primary Industries | ?