United Caprine News (UCN)
is America's only monthly all-breed goat periodical. Printed in a
newspaper format, UCN is distributed internationally and is the
leading source of up-to-date information on the care, management
and feeding of goats. Each issue is loaded with information
on all aspects of goat keeping, including health, feeding,
breeding, housing, showing, milking and routine care. Also
included is information on club activities (including a large
calendar of events), show updates, features on goat producers and
the largest array of caprine advertising in the industry - a
great way to reference supply dealers and breeders from all over
the United States.
In its 36th year of
publication, United Caprine News has become the goat
enthusiast's leading periodical.
Toggenburgs are the featured breed in the March issue of
United Caprine News. Included in this edition: Milk urea
nitrogen study; ADGA updates; UC Davis Goat Program celebrates
100 years; 2014 Toggenburg Specialty Show sites; Kiddings and
difficult births (dystocias); The Epic of Sobey and Sol; Build
your own grain and mineral feeders, Alpha s1-Casein testng;
Managing kiddings; 2013 ADGA National Show Toggenburg winners
album; Use of splints in kids for mild to moderate contracted
tendons; This country has America beat when it comes to
milk; CAE - a disease that developed
countries give to the goats of under-developed countries;
Added methionine may help animals in transition; Coming
events; Helpful hints, CAE prevention; and more! Our
annual Nubian Feature is coming up in the April edition.
Deadline is March 5 for all material and advertising.