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In this issue of Dairy Goat Journal
Volume 84 Number 1
January/February, 2006

On The Cover
      New mother Meg busses her 11-pound daughter Bea eight hours after birth at Carlisle Farmstead Cheese, Carlisle, Massachusetts.

From the editor:
What’s new…what works…and what might work 6
    By Jennifer Stultz
Readers reply: 8
2005 Oberhasli Breeders of America All American Program Winners 9
Sustainable goat dairying:
Old World cheese in a new world 12
    By Rona Sullivan
Safe delivery: Thoughts on kidding 16
    By Nancy Nickel
Kid care: Progeny should be primary focus of dairy goat operations 20
    By Janet Hurst
BioTracking offers blood test to determine caprine pregnancy 23
    By Tim King
Semen Sisters: New partnership sells quality goat semen at discount price 24
    By Glenny Wright
Understanding minerals and their importance to dairy goat health 26
    By Danielle Westvang
CAE: The mystery lady 29
    By Alice Hall
Personal experience:
A tetanus survival story 30
    By Amanda Stout
ADGA Superior Genetics awards program 34
Buck judging quiz 36
    By Harvey Considine
Cheese products competition results 39
Commercial dairy diary:
Carlisle Farmstead Cheese 41
    By Tricia Smith
Memories of a goat vet:
Domino 52
    By Michele Konnersman
Personal experience:
ADGA Judges Training Conference 54
    By Heather R. Johnson
Goat humor:
The kidding doe’s secret Code of Honor 55
    Contributed by Barbara Stewart
Photo gallery 58

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