Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Notes on Goats

Notes on Goats is a comprehensive web site dedicated to providing the latest research, information, and news about goats. The author of the web site is Dr. Sandra Solaiman, Professor and Director of Small Ruminant Research at Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Alabama.

Dr. Sandra SolaimanDr. Solaiman's major contribution to goat production is her extensive study and research on copper requirements for goats. In fact, her current research focuses on copper-molybdenum interaction in goats.

Her other research focus is on sustainable goat production systems using year-round foraging. She has a special interest in sustainable agriculture and the fate of small and mid-size family farms in the U.S.

Notes on Goats includes sections on breeds, selection, housing, breeding, feeding, health, records, budgets, marketing, quality assurance, environment, and regulatory issues. There is an Ask the Expert feature, in which you can post questions to Dr. Solaiman.


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