Emma Smalley is a first-generation farmer located in Western New York. For the last two years Emma has been managing her own goat operation while gaining the experience and skills necessary to expand her business. Currently Emma is renting a small amount of pasture and barn space from a friend in Alden, NY for her herd of 50 Boer and Boer/Kiko cross goats. She raises these meat goats primarily for sale as Halal meat to customers in Buffalo and throughout Erie County. Emma has taken numerous courses from the Cornell Small Farms Program and completed a meat goat production certification from Langston University to further her own education and prepare for her new business.
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