This demanding goat breed produces around 700-800 kg of milk per year and is very well suited for a combined use for both milk and meat. In addition the animals are very fertile and particularly the females mature early. Thuringian goats are good mothers; multiple births occur frequently. The goats show a high resistance and is often used for landscape maintenance as they are bred for the harsh climate of the Thuringian forest.
Stem type: bezoar ibex 10,000 years ago
gestation period: 150 days
food: grass, hay, silage, beets, cereals