Kōrero: Goats and goat farming

Kiko goats

Kiko goats

The Kiko goat (kiko means ‘meat’ in Māori) was developed from feral goats by Garrick and Anne Batten, on their property near Nelson. The animals were selected as meat-producing goats able to be grazed on typical hill-country pastures.

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Rare Breeds Conservation Society of New Zealand
Photograph by Garrick Batten

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Allan Gillingham, 'Goats and goat farming - Meat production', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/16606/kiko-goats (accessed 17 May 2022)

He kōrero nā Allan Gillingham, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008