Rabid Little Hippy, I thought you might find this interesting . . . (and any other goatherds out there, too. ~ Linne
I wouldn’t say that we used all recycled materials on this one either because the base of our whole milking stanchion is made from a crate used only for a few days about twenty years ago. However, the crate has been waiting for new purpose and we were able to reuse the rest of the 2×4’s from the old rabbit shed.
I wanted to give you all a full tutorial on how to build a milking stanchion, but after a quick google search, I realized that there are so many DIY plans out there that anyone could figure out the basics. I did, however, glean a few great ideas from milk stands I have used and seen over the last year of learning to milk goats. I would give you measurements, but to be honest– I literally went out into the goat pen and measured our goat with a tape…
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