Episode 179. Getting Started in Livestock: Part 1
In this episode, Margo Hale and Linda Coffey, lifelong livestock producers and long-time NCAT livestock specialists, talk about getting started in livestock. What is the appeal, and what are the important considerations?
Margo is director of NCAT’s Southeast Regional Office in Fayetteville, Arkansas, where she and Linda both work.
In their conversation, Margo and Linda emphasize the importance of keeping farm goals and resources in mind and stress the need to start small but plan for expansion. They mention essential infrastructure to have in place before bringing livestock home and offer many tips that will help beginners succeed with livestock.
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