Baking Soda?greenspun.com : LUSENET : Dairygoats : One Thread
I see that some of you give your goats baking soda? What is it used for?
-- Mary (firstname.lastname@example.org), April 02, 2003
It buffers the acid in their rumen. They make it naturally, but if they're getting a lot of grain, they sometimes can't make enough. Provide it free choice and they will eat only what they need.
-- Rebekah (email@example.com), April 14, 2003.