Domestic goats are one of the most useful animals to have as they are easy to look after and feed. Therefore, they are very good for farming, as pets, or as pack animals (pack goats).
As a domestic farm animal they can be used to produce a variety of products, such as:
• Diary (milk, butter, yoghurt)
• Wool (fleece goats)
• Soaps, body and hair care
Goats can also be very useful for the control of weed or grass overgrowth on a property as well as a great source of manure for the garden.
There are 9 lessons in this course:
Each lesson culminates in an assignment which is submitted to the school, marked by the school's tutors and returned to you with any relevant suggestions, comments, and if necessary, extra reading.