Hello everyone! I haven't been on this site for a few years, and I thought I would share some pictures of our boer kids so far in 2019 - all are ABGA fullbloods. We have had a total of 8 does and 7 bucks. We've gotten a lot of different colors! We still have 8 boer does left to kid.
So I know this is a potentially strange question - but do goats need unlimited access to some type of forage? My reason for asking is that we have been trying chaffhaye for our herd over the last few weeks and absolutely LOVE it (and so do the goats ;) ) but boy can they burn through a...
Hello all! I'm so glad to have found this site. My name is Brittney and we are just starting out with hopes of raising show quality Boer and Boer cross goats for our boys. We are in Alton, IL. I'm sure I will have a million question and can only hope to share what little I know. Thanks, all and...
I am a FFA member in a small town in Wisconsin and I decided to take a project to fair this year.
Any tips on getting new Boer kids ready for the show ring?
I'm picking them up Sunday, one will be a wether and one will be a senior buck.
Hey Guys my name is Justin Rabun I am a co owner of RFBG with my dad Shannon Rabun. We focus on 100% Registered ABGA Colored Boer Goats which is dapple, spots, paints and reds. We strive for not only color but conformation. If you ever want to talk boer goats, genetics, progeny or management of...
I have a two week old boer goat that is generally healthy. She eats well at every feeding and seems to be a normal baby goat except her front feet are really weak. I have to give some background here. She was born to one of my best Momma goats. She always has two or three kids at a time and...
I have triplet Boer goats that are 2 weeks old today. They were orphaned and are bottle babies. One of them went off of his bottle 2 days ago, (they were all getting 11-12 ounces 4 times a day) he only drank about half at 3 of his feedings that day. 4 hours after we went back outside and he was...
Wondering if anyone uses Big Gain products? They have minerals and feed for boer goats, lactating goats, and creep for kids.
Anyone use it?
Looking for nutrtional info, and unable to find any online.
A mill within two hours of where I am located carries some of the product, so will get the...
As mentioned, there was another auction of Kalahari Reds and Boer Goats in Pretoria and I took up the opportunity to take some photos of them.
Most expensive sale on the auction was a Boer Goat Buck for R60.000.
Here are some pictures:
The Auction in Action.
Buck on the way to his new home...
I was on a boer goat auction over the weekend. They had about 200 boer goats for sale. Many breeders from all over the country were present. Lot's to see, lots to talk about.
One doe having a look at the camera:
View on the auction area.
A doe presented for bids.
Sold and stamped with the...