NFU Mutual Smallholding Insurance

Author Topic: Hill farming - goats?  (Read 151 times)

macgro7

  • Joined Feb 2016
Hill farming - goats?
« on: August 05, 2019, 10:31:00 am »
Do you know of anyone who farms meat goats on proper hill/mountain farms in the UK - any reading material, articles, websites, books, etc?
I think I read something about cashmere goats being raised in Scotland but can't find anything.
In New Zealand it's quite popular - they have similiar-sh conditions as some parts of UK so I think that could work around here.
Growing loads of fruits and vegetables! Raising dairy goats, chickens, ducks, geese rabbits and a little boy on 1/2 acre in the middle of the city of Leicester, using permaculture methods.
Voss Electric Fence

 

Angoras on Farming today

Started by Dogwalker

Replies: 1
Views: 953
Last post August 11, 2015, 11:22:56 pm
by Mad Goatwoman of Madeley
The new goats are

Started by Roxy

Replies: 2
Views: 3068
Last post October 05, 2009, 08:20:39 pm
by little blue
More goats on their way!

Started by Roxy

Replies: 6
Views: 2876
Last post February 18, 2010, 10:55:30 pm
by Roxy
New goats are here

Started by Roxy

Replies: 5
Views: 2625
Last post February 22, 2010, 10:16:57 pm
by Roxy
Goats outside at last!

Started by fifixx

Replies: 1
Views: 1774
Last post April 24, 2010, 07:48:55 am
by plumseverywhere

Forum sponsors

FibreHut Energy Helpline Thomson & Morgan Time for Paws Scottish Smallholder & Grower Festival Little Peckers

© The Accidental Smallholder Ltd 2003-2019. All rights reserved.

Design by Furness Internet

Site developed by Champion IS