QUALITY BOER GOATS,
REASONABLE PRICES, & GREAT CUSTOMER SERVICE!

 

Two of our new 50% does!

CONI Calico Rose (L) & CONI Morning Glory (R)

Thank you Coni Ross for selling us these fine does!

 

 Welcome to our farm!     
 

 

 

History of Deer Haven Farms

We purchased our 26 acres in November 2003.  Our first animals were some very friendly whitetail deer, hence the name Deer Haven Farms.  We are located in Southern Illinois, just 9 miles north of Mt Vernon (intersection of I-64 & I-57).  We are very active in showing our goats.  Vicky is a certified ABGA judge.

Our first experience with Boer goats was the purchase of two Boer X Nubian doelings from Destiny Farm.  They were a week old when we brought them home.  It took us just a few minutes to fall in love with them.  The two doelings somehow managed to multiply into our herd of over 60 goats at any time with the help of Sunny Slope Boer Goats, John Newman, Gilliam Boer Goats, MAC Goats, Able Acres, Loid Farms, River Ridge Boers, and Poor Folks Ranch  (Gary Kemp). 

We recently added some beautiful show quality Nubian, Saanen and Recorded Grade does to our herd in 2009.  Thanks to Holly Buroker at HOANBU Dairy Goats in Bellefontaine OH.  

We are distributors for the WED-2000 ultrasound machine for use in the reproductive ultrasounding of goats, sheep and hogs.  Please check the link out for more details on the machine and contact Vicky at 618-318-0516 for pricing and more information.  Ultrasound information 

 

Site last updated on:

Wednesday April 14, 2010

Visitors since

14 Nov 2004:

GOATS FOR SALE CLICK HERE

   

CONI Morning Glory - Overall Grand Champion Percentage Doe both days at SEMO District Fair earning 26 points! 

Day 1 Judge - Wess Hallman  Day 2 Judge - Jesse Cornelius

 

 

 

Links to Great Goat Sites

Acco Feeds - We feed our herd Naturewise Meat Goat Developer with Deccox by ACCO Feeds (A Cargill Company) and a custom mix that we get from Mt. Vernon Elevator.  We use the pelleted Naturewise feed from the time they are creep feeding at 10 days.  We are also dealers for ACCO & Nutrena feeds.  For more information, please contact me via e-mail at vicky@deerhavenfarms.com and I will give you the contact info for the sales representative.  They also have a great payback program for youth!

We usually keep a good stock of B Naturewise Meat Goat Developer in stock.  If you need more than 10 bags, please give us a call first.

Current prices as of 3/24/10:

Naturewise Meat Goat Developer w/Deccox   $10.50

Showmaster Boer Goat Developer w/Deccox $13.00

 

Breeders Sites: Below are links to some breeders we have dealt with either buying or selling or just dealt with at goat producers meetings and shows.  They have quality stock, and use good breeding and management practices.

More Goat Sites:

American Boer Goat Association

 

 

 

 

                           Midwest Goat Producers

 

 

 

Yahoo Groups The_Boer_Goat

 

 

GOAT EVENTS

Upcoming goat events that we will be attending:

10 April 2010 - Saturday

MWGP Spring Fling at Mt Carmel IL

www.midwestgoatproducers.org for more information

15 May 2010 - Saturday

MWGP Fecal Testing Workshop at Mt Vernon IL

(call Vicky for more information)

 

7-12 June 2010

ABGA National Show

Louisville, KY

www.abga.org

 

19-26 June 2010

ADGA National Show

Louisville, KY

www.adga.org

 

 
 

Jersey is our English Shepherd x Border Collie that is our farm guard dog.  He is the official greeting committee, but please stay in your vehicle until we come out as he doesn't take to strangers.

 

The Goat Depot

We recently purchased property across the street from our farm that includes the original Texico train depot.  We will be renovating it and opening a "goats only" store featuring Nutrena, Acco and Showmaster feeds; Northeast Gate Equipment, and general goat supplies. 

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