How to Milk a Goat

Woman's hands milking a goat.

I’m sharing the steps I take in milking my own goats and chilling the milk as well as some tips and tricks to learn how to milk a goat.

Breeding Animals 101: A Resource for the Homesteader

A woman holding two baby goats in her arms.

Breeding your own animals on your homestead reduces stress on your animals and eliminates the potential for introducing diseases to your herd; it allows you to control the breeding for greater efficiency and profitability, and can sustainably secure a meat source for you as well. This post serves as an introduction into animal breeding as […]

The “Scoop” On Feeding Our Farm

A red bucket with animal feed.

Choosing the best animal feed for your livestock can be tricky. We’re sharing our tips on feed type, buying in bulk and best storage options.