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Home  >  Marketing, Business & Risk Management  >   Tips for Marketing Sheep and Goat Products: Fiber (Summary)

Tips for Marketing Sheep and Goat Products: Fiber



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By Margo Hale and Linda Coffey

Published: January 2013

Updated: n/a

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Introduction

Wooled sheep, Angora goats, and cashmere goats offer another "crop" in addition to meat. The natural fibers produced by these animals can be used in a variety of ways to add income to the sheep or goat enterprise. This tip sheet explains the advantages and considerations of marketing sheep and goat fiber, and offers useful tips and additional resources.

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Advantages
Considerations
Tips for Marketing Fiber
Resources

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