If you are a new farmer looking to add new or different livestock to your farm, this program may be for you! I can assist you through the step-by-step process of making a road map to success. This is a general overview of what I take clients through, however, I customize according to your needs.
I'll walk you through a more detailed livestock overview (including what’s required for care), so you can decide what livestock is best for you to start with in your first year and plan for additional livestock in the future.
I will guide you with:
(Depending on your needs, some animals, seeds, trees, etc, may need to be ordered many months or even a year in advance to ensure availability.)
You will learn about:
It is imperative to ensure the basic needs of the animals are in place before purchasing livestock. For example, you may need to build or purchase – gates, fences, shelters, feeders, waterers, supplement feeders, etc. Can help you to acquaint yourself with a local veterinarian for emergencies.
We will assist you as required to purchase the livestock and get them settled into their new home.
The number of hours that would be required to cover all this content is contingent on the level of support you will require.