Category Archives: Goats

We are almost there! You can help us help them.

Good Afternoon! Allot of things have been finished this last month a volunteer crew came up last weekend to put up the new fence to give the goats another ½+ acres and increases their grazing area allowing us to cut … Continue reading

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Medical Isssues With Your Livestock

SEE Terms of Service page If one thing I realized is that your never 100% and you shouldn’t be so confident that you get comfortable and blinded. The old saying is true! If it can, It will! Every spring I … Continue reading

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FIXING FENCE LINES – GOATS

They say if it doesn’t hold water, it wont hold a goat, and that is pretty much true. When I put up my fence around 1/8 of a acre the land goes up and down with the terrain. We had … Continue reading

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REAL SAVINGS IN FEED AND BEDDING (Cost Control)

We often learn cost cutting when it comes to animal care BUT there are good ways and bad ways and the bad ways can cost you money and break your back my hopes here is to save you money and … Continue reading

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Metro East Farms Livestock – 2019 Bond County Fair 4-H

Metro East Farms had 2 goats a Alpine mix wither named Whiskey and a Alpine Mix doe named Zoey they went to a micro-farm in Greenville, IL Bond County Cassidy Beaver who entered them into the Bond County 4-H Fair. … Continue reading

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2 Buckling’s For Sale On Metro East Farms

We have 2 Buckling’s for sale Black one with White star on his forehead he was born January 18 2020, the White Buckling was born on January 19 2020 both are intact males I will band him for no extra … Continue reading

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