Goat husbandry in Canada / by A. A. MacMillan

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  • English
Department of Agriculture , Ottawa
ContributionsCanada. Live Stock Branch
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p.
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Open LibraryOL25497573M

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Textblock unmarked. This fourth edition of 'Goat Husbandry' has been revised and edited by Jean. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Contents: The place of the goat in world agriculture --The goat in Great Britain --The prospects for goat farming --The control of goats --Housing --The principles of goat feeding --Feeding practice --Selection of breeding stock --Breeding problems --Disease and accident --Milking.

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A Canadian farming couple who raise market goats explains why they got into the business. Transcript: (market goat farm) Adria. Description: The Anglo-Nubian, or simply Nubian in the United States, is a breed of domestic goat developed in Great Britain of native milking stock and goats from the Middle East and North Africa.

Its distinguishing characteristics include large, pendulous ears and a "Roman" nose. Due to their Middle-Eastern heritage, Anglo-Nubians can live in very hot climates and have a longer breeding.

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