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Jethro Tull

  • Joined Jan 2014
Milking bucket for golden guernseys
« on: July 30, 2020, 11:09:14 pm »
The stainless steel bucket I used to use for milking my saanens is just too tall for my golden guernseys

I’ve been using a saucepan but it doesn’t have that heavy base

What do other people use as the receiving container for hand milking smaller goats?

Anke

  • Joined Dec 2009
  • St Boswells, Scottish Borders
Re: Milking bucket for golden guernseys
« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2020, 07:03:05 am »
Plastic jug in one hand and milking one side at a time for twitchy girls, or a wide plastic (foodgrade) 5ltr bucket for others, but I milk mainly by machine and then just strip out if needed. Some milk mor eon the machine than others. You could look for a 2nd hand jam pan for example, have seen those used on GG's.

 

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