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Hardy Boer Meat Goats
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Internal Parasites in Boer Goats and Meat Goats


Boer Meat Goats on Pasture

Goats are more susceptible to internal parasite than other species of livestock. In order to raise meat goats successfully one must take every precaution to prevent and control losses from internal parasites. There are many ways to do this. Good management practices for controlling parasites in goats are outlined in our article: Raising meat goats – Obstacles to Success.

This article includes the following topics:

Controlling Internal Parasites
Forages that Help Control Internal Parasites in Goats
Worming Meat Goats
Selecting for Parasite Resistance

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We are located in north central Arkansas, twenty miles south of Missouri.

Ralph is four miles south of Yellville, Arkansas, on Highway 14.
We are two miles west of Ralph on County Road 5040.



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