Homestead Dairy Animals: The Pros and Cons of Cows and Goats

Dairy animals are and invaluable asset to the modern homesteader. Consider all the pros and cons of cows or goats by learning about milking equipment, pasture management and types of dairy products you might produce.

Homestead Dairy Animals
For mothers milked only once a day, expect 2 quarts from a goat and 3 gallons from a cow, daily.
Illustration by Liz Pepperell