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Do any of you have experience with Nigora goats?

 
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I'm in the planning stages of homesteading solo, I'm a big dairy person and I prefer milk with a higher percentage of fat, which is why the Nigerian Dwarves appeal to me as a breed. At the same time, I really want cashmere goats, as along with rabbit angora it's a really great fiber that I can not only use for myself, but process and sell as a luxury good to help support myself. I can't maintain two separate goatherds, so the Nigora goats seem perfect as they're a cross between Angoras and Nigerian Dwarves. I plan to start with two nannies and one billygoat, and breed them as needed to maintain a milk supply, depending on my needs at the time that the kids are born, I might sell them, I might keep a male kid as a fiber-producing wether, I might keep a female for more milk, or I might keep them in anticipation of humanely processing them for meat.


I would just like to hear some anecdotes and experiences with this breed, a lot of what I've read about them is good, that they're small and produce lots of good milk like Nigerian Dwarves and high quality cashmere like Angoras, but I have also read that they're the worst of both worlds, that they produce a very small amount of milk like purebred Angoras, and their fiber is of low quality. Which is it?


Otherwise, I am considering sheep, for their milk, their wool and their but I prefer the personalities of goats, the fact that their diet is better for my location, and I've never tasted sheep's milk.
 
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Cashmere is the fine combings of the goat's undercoat and all goats have it, but in varying quantities.  Angora goats if shorn produce mohair fibre.  Sorry I can't provide any data on the success of crossing Angora with Pygmies, place I worked once we used to do it but weren't milking so I just remember they were tubby little things with rather long hair!  An internet search for Pygora rather than Nigora might give you more info.
 
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