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Simple Strip Cup for Milking: A Homestead Hack

Inside: Would you love to have a simple, FREE alternative to a strip cup? We’ve got the solution for a simple strip cup for milking. This is one of our posts in our Raising Goats series. 

Did you know that you need a strip cup for milking?

I’ll be honest, the first year I purchased and brought home my milk goats, I didn’t use a strip cup. We never did have any problems but as you learn more and more, you realize that there is always a better way. 

So now I’ve started using a simple, inexpensive and easy way to capture those first streams of milk. There are several reasons that you definitely want keep the first “squirts” from the rest of your milk. 

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If you follow the link to the rest of the article posted on the 104 Homestead, you will learn (or be reminded of 😉 ) two things:

You can find a lot of articles here on A Life of Heritage that will teach you about goat care and be sure to check out The Goat Health, and Information Bundle–it’s full of to-do lists, checklists, record keeping sheets, and resource pages that will get your new (or old) goat herd off to a terrific start!

Goat Essential ↓

  1. Why you should be using a strip cup 
  2. How this hack can save you time, money and possibly even some spilled milk

Click on over and let me know what you think! (Video included!)

A Simple DIY Strip Cup Trick for Milking

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