Price of Goats in Botswana

The goat or domestic goat is a domesticated species of goat-antelope typically kept as livestock. It was domesticated from the wild goat of Southwest Asia and Eastern Europe. The goat is a member of the animal family Bovidae and the tribe Caprini, meaning it is closely related to the sheep.

Botswana live goats wholesale price

In 2022, the approximate price range for Botswana Live Goats is between US$ 1 and US$ 2 per kilogram or between US$ 0.45 and US$ 0.91 per pound(lb).

The price in Pula is BWP 10.75 per kg. The average price for a tonne is US$ 1000 in Francistown and Gaborone.

Is goat farming profitable in Botswana?

The goat business is profitable. with some guidance and patience, anyone will surely make a living from it. the market for goats is high and will continue to increase.

How much is goat meat per kg in Botswana?

BWP 45, per kg

We are open to buying goat meat at BWP 45, per kg.

How many goats are there in Botswana?



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What does Botswana Meat Commission do?

The Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) is a non-profit body that was established by the government of the newly-independent Botswana in 1965. Its main functions are the buying, slaughtering, processing, and marketing of all beef and beef products within Botswana for sale in local and international markets.

What are the problems faced by farmers in Botswana?

Smallholder agriculture in Botswana is characterized by low productivity and a high crop-failure rate, due to chronic droughts. The Government of Botswana finances agricultural subsidies under the Integrated Support Programme for Arable Agriculture Development to address challenges facing arable farmers.

Which are more profitable goats or cows?

Goat production is highly profitable, even better than cattle or sheep.