Hardy Boer Meat Goats
Meat Goat Breeds - The Genetic Improvement of Goats for Meat Production.
Except for San Clemente Island goats and Arapawa goats, the breeds of meat goats found in the United States today are of very recent origin. The Boer and Savanna breeds are probably the oldest of the commonly used meat goat breeds found in the United States. It takes time to make genetic improvement in livestock. For this reason there is much variation between individual goats within the various breeds of meat goats. There is very important genetic material in each of the meat goat breeds. Each breed can and needs to contribute to the genetic base of our commercial meat goat herd. The following article, by Ken, includes detailed information on all of the meat goat breeds available in the United States:
"Meat Goat Breeds" - This article includes the following topics:
Breeds of meat goats available in the United States
What is a Meat Goat Breed?
Can Feral (wild) Goats Be Used to Improve Hardiness
San Clemente Island Goats
. Savanna Meat Goat Spanish Meat Goats Spanish Meat Goats
Kiko Meat Goat Savanna Meat Goat Kids
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