What Makes Nigerian Dwarf Dairy Goats So Different
If your looking at owning goats for their milk, then there is no better choice in a goat breed then Nigerian Dwarfs. As many are aware the health value in goats milk can help with a variety of issues.
Their milk can be used for:
- Bar Soap
- Liquid Soaps
These are just the most well known uses for their milk. If you use your imagination, I sure that you can find many more uses for their milk.
Nigerian Dwarf dairy goats are very good milk producers. For their size they produce a large amount of milk per day. There are also other characteristics to their milk that make them very popular. Their milk contains a higher percentage of butterfat. The average goats milk is about 3-4% butterfat. The average for the nigerian is 5-7% butterfat. This is the highest of any other goat breed in the United States.
With their small size, their high milk production and their nice temperament, they are a nice breed to consider when your looking at getting goats.