What supplies do I need to hand milk?

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treatlisa: Welcome!! You will get more activity if you start a thread of your own. Good luck with your new ones!! Apr 5, 2014 14:23:00 GMT -5 *
YounkerHomestead: I am sooo glad I found this site! I don't know many people in my area interested in owning a family dairy cow. I am really enjoying reading the threads from like minded people :) Good luck to everyone calving! Apr 8, 2014 12:27:00 GMT -5
dextergal: Ya ikr?!? The people on here are really sweet also! :) Apr 8, 2014 23:29:49 GMT -5
Janene: Hello folks! Don't forget to look through the Tree of Knowledge! Loads of information there with photos in some sections! 8-) Apr 13, 2014 18:38:44 GMT -5
hadassah: Hey guys check out my new post... May 18, 2014 16:24:27 GMT -5
faithwingnut: Can someone give advice in the 911 section please! May 20, 2014 22:37:10 GMT -5
cheyne: Hi anyone here? May 20, 2014 23:00:50 GMT -5
newdawnhomestead: I'm here. LOL May 29, 2014 16:26:14 GMT -5
mama1ruby: please help me identify a scaley round ringworm looking spots on my calves head and neck May 31, 2014 13:08:10 GMT -5
7kremerz: Need to rehome adult pyrenees in south wisconsin Jul 3, 2014 10:14:47 GMT -5
jennyinwexford: Cow with nose bleeds shakes head any ideas on why? Jul 5, 2014 13:57:47 GMT -5
cathymb6: I have a new calf, not sure when to start milking heifer. Saw somewhere within the first 12 hours. Is this correct? Jul 6, 2014 13:32:48 GMT -5 *
mommamary: Researching dual purpose milk and fiber goats. Does anyone have recommendations? Jul 7, 2014 19:01:46 GMT -5
mommamary: I am researching goat breeds that have Both good milk and fiber for spinning. Are there any good ones? Jul 7, 2014 19:03:44 GMT -5
Jenny at Sagehill: Problem w/fiber goats is they put their energy into fiber, not milk. Cashmere goats might work, but their fiber needs a special dehairing machine to remove a LOT of coarse hair from a bit of cashmere. Jul 13, 2014 12:05:01 GMT -5
Jenny at Sagehill: Angora goats might work except they aren't bred to milk much or longer than their kids require. They're rather smaller animals and can be finicky. Jul 13, 2014 12:08:13 GMT -5
beelady: i had an angora doe that was a precocious milker. huge udder too... right now im crossing angora buck on nubian does saving the doelings that show mohair/cashmere and breeding those onto angoras.. Jul 16, 2014 7:42:26 GMT -5
romal: hi there..does anyone know if the Heifer Diary will continue & how Joann is doing? Jul 17, 2014 14:16:14 GMT -5
Chatty Kathy: I've been out of the KFC, milking mass quantities. I cannot seem to find Joann's current diary entries and saw a post asking how she is doing. She has been such an inspiration and help to me. I'd like to know how she is. Jul 28, 2014 19:52:58 GMT -5
sparkey75: Why can i sometimes see the avitars and cute pics on the side of the page by everyones name and sometimes not? Jul 31, 2014 7:27:30 GMT -5