Goat Care on Our Farm Everyone Manages their herds differently, this is what works best for us.
Orchard Grass Hay and Alfalfa for milkers
Milkers Get: Mixed Grain - Mixed by us Mix includes *Rolled Oats *Rolled Barley *Black Oil Sunflower Seeds *Flaxseed *Alfalfa Pellets *Purina Dairy Feed *Field Peas *Calfmana We Feed this once or twice a day depending on milk production and body condition. We also feed a small amount of chafhaye.
Sweetlix Minerals Free Choice and refreshed weekly
Bottle Feeding Schedule Heat Milk to 103 Fahrenheit
Wormer is given on a case by case bases after a fecal test has confirmed the need for treatment. Noromectin for Cattle & Swine - injectable swine dose Baycox /5% - - For Coci prevention and treatment in young kids. Dosage is 1 cc/5 lbs as a drench. (1 ml) is equal to one cubic centimeter (1 cc) EVERY THREE WEEKS UNTIL 12 WEEKS OLD.