|Rachel's goats chowing down on left over pumpkins.|
There are many great reasons for raising goats, one of my favorite reasons is because I can recycle so much food that would otherwise be dumped. We keep a large plastic container in our kitchen where all of our scraps (no egg shells) are saved for daily delivery to the goats.
Great SupplementLeft over melons, squash and pumpkins make a great supplement to any goat's daily diet. Like with any other feed item, they will stop eating when full.
|Rachel's son Josh milking|
Kansas goat owner, Rachel Ducote, says, "after Thanksgiving many pumpkins are forgotten on front porches. I asked our neighbors for them and received lots of free pumpkins and squash. They make a great treat! Milk production went up!"
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