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Nutritional Management of Meat Goats
Julio E. Correa
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Pages / Length: 8
Publication Date: 01/01/2016

The meat goat sector is currently the largest of the goat industry in the United States. The increased demand for goat meat is a result of a rise in immigrant and ethnic group populations. Primarily located in the Southwest and Southeast, the meat goat sector has shown promise of expansion over the past decade, and it continues to emerge as an alternative animal production system for small and limited resource farmers.