Boer Goat Breeding and Profile Information

Well build Boer Goat - Male.

Boer Goat Breeding Information: This article talks about Boer Goat breeding. Boer goat  is considered to be one of the most desirable goat breeds for meat production. It has gained worldwide recognition for excellent body conformation, fast growing rate and good carcass quality.The breed standards for the improved Boer goats include conformation, head, neck and forequarters, barrel, hindquarters, legs, skin and coverings, …

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Commercial Goat Farming in India

Commercial Goat Farming.

Commercial Goat Farming: The following article details about commercial goat farming in India. STATUS AND PROSPECTS OF COMMERCIAL GOAT FARMING IN INDIA: Goats play an important role in the rural economy at national level. More than 70 percent of the landless agricultural laborers and marginal and small farmers of the rural India rear them. The socio-economic value of goat rearing …

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Importance of Sheep and Goat Farming

sheep farming.

Goat Farming Importance: Importance of Sheep and Goat Farming: Sheep and goats are one of the most affordable animals in the world and can be accommodated in any kind of weather conditions. They are also called poor man cow. Raising/Rearing goats and sheep will contribute a lot to the economy by providing local employment and import and export. The main …

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Best Way To Start a Sheep or Goat Farm

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Best way to start Sheep or Goat Farm: 1) Quality of Sheep or Goat:- Animals which can sustain in particular climatic conditions & having proper breed character needed for goat farming business.Example- According to geographical situations,animals accustoms with environment & give production.From these animals ,selection of good quality animals. 2) Management of Animals – As the production of animal is increases according …

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Sheep rearing & himachal economy

sheep rearing.

Sheep rearing Becomes lifeline of Himachal Pradesh economy: Sheep rearing  is slowly but steadily becoming a key component in strengthening the economy of the rural population of this hill state where opportunities are very less & land availability is limited. not surprisingly, sheep-rearing is the chief vocation of most of the farmers in the state. the drastic increase in the quantum of wool …

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Breeding Ewes Feeding Considerations

Feeding Ewes.

Feeding considerations for breeding ewes: 1. Reducing over fattening of ewes: Over-fattening will result in excessive fat deposition resulting in reduced fertility A good shepherd should watch for over-fattening at least one and a half to two months before the onset of breeding season. The over-fat ewes may be gradually brought down to the desirable lean condition, by reducing the ration and …

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