Going into Goats: A practical guide to producing goats in the rangelands

Further sources of information

Meat and Livestock Australia publications - goat specific

Weed control using goats
http://www.mla.com.au/Publications-tools-and-events/Publication-details?pubid=3970

Meat and Livestock Australia publications and resources - other livestock

The following publications and resources are cattle and sheep based however key concepts can be applied to managed and rangeland goat production.

Towards sustainable grazing - the professional producer's guide
http://www.mla.com.au/Publications-tools-and-events/Publication-details?pubid=1449

Tips & Tools: Grazing management for productive native pastures
http://www.mla.com.au/Publications-tools-and-events/Publication-details?pubid=3970

Grazing land management: Sustainable and productive natural resource management
http://www.mla.com.au/Publications-tools-and-events/Publication-details?pubid=2914

Pasture health kit
http://www.mla.com.au/Publications-tools-and-events/Publication-details?pubid=3998

Tips & Tools: Getting started with simple time-based rotational grazing
http://www.mla.com.au/Publications-tools-and-events/Publication-details?pubid=3753

Tips & Tools: Tactical grazing to maximise pasture and animal productivity
http://www.mla.com.au/Publications-tools-and-events/Publication-details?pubid=3762

Meat and Livestock Australia website

Grazing distribution
http://www.mla.com.au/Livestock-production/Grazing-and-pasture-management/Native-pasture/Grazing-management/Grazing-distribution

Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia publications

The Grazing of Goats in the Pastoral Areas of Western Australia (Best Management Practice Guidelines)
http://www.agric.wa.gov.au/objtwr/imported_assets/content/lwe/regions/nrr/warangelandsbmpwelfaregoats.pdf

Queensland government publications

Feral Goat (Capra hircus) in Queensland, Pest Status Review Series - Land Protection (1999)
http://www.dpi.qld.gov.au/documents/Biosecurity_EnvironmentalPests/IPA-FeralGoat-PSA.pdf

CSIRO publications

Managing feral goat impacts by manipulating their access to water in the rangelands http://www.publish.csiro.au/paper/RJ10070

NSW Department of Primary Industries

Glove box guide to tactical grazing management for the semi arid woodlands
http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/aboutus/resources/bookshop/glovebox-tactical-grazing-mgt

Best management practices for extensive grazing enterprises
http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0007/175570/best-mgt-ext-graz.pdf

Tactical grazing management for semi-arid rangelands
A two-day, NSW DPI PROfarm workshop to help NSW Western Division graziers develop an understanding of tactical grazing management techniques and principles.

For further information visit: www.profarm.com.au or phone: 1800 025 520