Goats are an alternative method of Noxious Weed Control that is Environmentally friendly & Rancher friendly.

Goats provide non-toxic noxious weed control, simultaneously reducing tinder for fires & building soil nutrients through fertilization. Pesticides don"t.



Reasons khổng lồ Reduce Fire Fuel Load with Goats. Goats:

Goats minimize fire danger và sequester more carbonGoats are a cost-efffective way lớn reduce fire fuels with a comparably small footprintTargeted goat grazing significantly reduced undesired plants và increase plant species richnessGoats reduce fuel loads over large acreagesGoats reduce fire fuel ladders over large & steep, rocky, remote, or rugged landscapes inaccessible for equipment or hand crewsGoat grazing improves the soil by enriching microbial communitiesGoat eat trees, brush, và weeds including poison oak, Cheatgrass biomass and cover, & invasive honeysucklePrescribed goat grazing is an ecologically and economically sustainable management toolGoat grazing increases soil carbon sequestration, water infiltration và water storage, above and below ground biodiversity & resiliency to lớn climate change

Reasons khổng lồ Manage Weeds with Goats. Goats:

Goats eliminate the use of harmful herbicides & pesticidesGoats reduce your fossil fuel consumptionGoats are bio-control agents used khổng lồ control weedsGoats eat noxious plants like Hemlock, Poison Oak, Pampas Grass, Blackberry Bushes, Blooming Yellow Star Thistle, và Mustard speciesGoats slow down or prevent forest fires by eating the dry stuff before the fire season strikesGoats browse year-round and are an important part of grazing land managementGoats bởi vì not compete with cattle for grass - they are browsers, whose diet consists of about 70% non-grassy speciesGoat grazing makes good cattle pastures & cattle grazing makes good goat pasturesGoat hooves till & aerate the soil and trample in their own fertilizerGoats eat 3% of their body toàn thân weight/day of dry matter (dry matter is lượt thích a bale of hay, whereas lush green food is mostly water)