Ruwaida Abdul and Salehe Abdul
Muungoni Village, Zanzibar
Ruwaida Abdul and Salehe Abdul
Muungoni Village, Zanzibar
  • Goat milk is the only milk known to over half the world’s population.
  • An average goat produces over 10× its body weight each year in milk. That’s almost 1 ton of milk per year!
  • They discovered coffee beans! A goatherder in the Ethiopian highlands found that his goats were very “spirited” after they ate a berry from a particular tree native to those lands. Soon after it was made into a drink by locals and the rest is history. Be sure to thank a goat when having your next “cup of joe.”
  • Two-thirds of their feed energy comes from substances that are undesirable, indigestible, and inedible by humans.