The possible reintroduction of an industry levy and ''the way
forward'' to profitability and sustainability for the goat
industry will be the focus of the inaugural New Zealand Goats
(NZGoats) conference in Queenstown next month.
While the conversion of a dryland sheep farm into a dairy
farm where cows are housed in barns has been an amazing
journey, owner Willy Leferink readily admits the change is
not a silver bullet for the industry.