Urban Goat Tending Class with The Greedy Goats
June 3 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
In this 3 hour class, Connie Rieper-Estes and Jason Estes with Greedy Goats of NWA will move from basic tending of goat needs and health to more advanced goat knowledge covering breeding and selling. The class will be split into 2 sections:
Level I: Intro to Goats (90 min) “So, you want to have 2 goats?”
Basic needs: Breeds, Anatomy, Goat Psychology, Diet, Fencing, Housing, City Ordinances, Buying, Goat Math, and Pet-a-Goat
Level II: Advanced Goats (90 min) “Now that you have goats, what’s next?”
Important info: Nutrition, Minerals, Health, Parasites, Hygiene, Hooves, Pasture Rotation, Record Keeping, Breeding, Kidding, Milking, Wethering, and Selling
WHEN: Saturday, June 3rd 1:00-4:00pm
WHERE: Tri Cycle Farms (1705 N Garland Ave)
PARK: Trinity United First Methodist Church
COST: $15 for beginning OR advanced section. $25 for both.
Bring pen, paper, and a water bottle! In case of rain, will be moved to the following Sunday.