Dairy farming is also called “national defense agriculture”. A country does not have to worry about protein shortages caused by blockade and warfare as long as pastures, cattle, and sheep remain in existence. Furthermore, flocks and herds care only about grazing grass that they do not give a rap for human foods, not to mention that the derivative dairy products can even be processed and made into every kind of merchandise including cheese and etc.Therefore, the development level of dairy farming is often being regarded as the indicator to measure the achievement in civilization and economy of a country.
In addition to raising cattle and sheep, pig husbandry, goose and duck, layer, and etc., various types of leisure ranches spread across the nation along with the booming development of the stock farming of Taiwan. One is able to interact with sheep animals in Yilan, milk the cow and eat cheese in Miaoli, feed the cows with milk and make intimate contact with gigantic animals in Chiayi to experience the endless joy brought by these parent-child activities. You can also visit Hualien and Taitung for enjoying the extensive prairie pasture while appreciating the picturesque scenery composed of flocks and herds.