A great initiative by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Colombia to promote goat milk consumption.
Visit their website for more information about events, news and recipes related to small ruminants. www.lorecomiendaelcordero.com
Special thanks to Venus Appel for bringing this to our attention.
Date: Wednesday, 20 April 2016
Venue: Killeshin Hotel, Portlaoise, Co. Laois
A rare and unrivalled opportunity to attend a dedicated Irish Goat Conference with an impressive array of speakers from Ireland, the UK and the Netherlands covering topics such as goat health and nutrition, kid rearing and the goat industry both in Ireland and abroad.
Kid Rearing – Gert van Trierum, Denkamilk
Goat Health – John Matthews, Goat Veterinary Society
Goat Parasite Study – Theo de Wall, UCD
Goat Nutrition & Husbandry
Goat Nutrition – Anne-Riet Boerenkamp, InsoGoat
Industry & Products – Delamare Dairy Goat Dairying & Products, Liz & Roger Sutton
Irish Artisan Cheese Production – Elizabeth Bradley, Carlow Farmhouse Cheese
Setting up a Small Goat Business - Experiences & Challenges – Larry Maguire, Galway Goat Farm
The Conference Fee is €35. Dinner Included (Main Course & Tea/Coffee)
The International Goat Association promotes goat research and development for the benefit of humankind, to alleviate poverty, to promote prosperity and to improve the quality of life.