The Average Breed PRODUCTION Numbers in Dairy goat Herds on Milk test / DHIR for 2015

DHIR BREED AVERAGES – 2015 LACTATIONS

Keep in mind, herds that test will generally be some of the top production herds, so your averages are very likely to be less, perhaps substantially so.
DOES 275-305 DAYS in MILK
Breed - Average LBS over lactation daily - Butterfat - Protein
ALPINE 9.2lbs 3.2 % Butterfat 2.9 Protein
LAMANCHA 8.4lbs 3.7% Butterfat 3.1 Protein
NIGERIAN DWARF 2.5lbs 6.3% Butterfat 4.4% Protein
NUBIAN 6.9lbs 4.8 % Butterfat 3.8 % Protein
OBERHASLI 7.8lbs 3.7 % Butterfat 3.0 % Protein
SAANEN 9.9lbs 3.2 % Butterfat 2.9 % Protein
TOGGENBURG 8.3% 3.1 % Butterfat 2.7 % Protein