August, 9-Episode 2: Sara Davis, Oak Hollow Livestock (Shelburne Falls, MA)
Sara Davis is a goat farmer in the hills of western Massachusetts where she raises Boer meat goats, Saanen dairy goats, ducks, chickens, rabbits, and more! She’s an extremely knowledgeable herdswoman with extensive experience in small ruminant care. This podcast is meant for the beginner goat farmer looking to get into meat or dairy goats as a viable part of their farming enterprise. In this conversation, Andrea Caluori, Sara Davis and Sarah Gardner (Berkshire Grown board member & beginner goat enthusiast) talk about what you need to know before getting your first herd of goats.
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Throughout this Summer Podcast Series, Berkshire Grown hears from farmers and agricultural professionals from in and beyond the Berkshires to learn about the different ways farmers’ farm and get their products to market. In these 30-45 minute interviews produced by Andrea Caluori, farmers share their own experiences in the field, in the barn, and marketing their farm’s products.
These podcasts are a part of Berkshire Grown’s Technical Assistance program to connect farmers with other farmers in order to learn from each other. The series will air new episodes each Monday in August – tune in weekly!