The 4-H Goat educational program and related activities (such as workshops, tours) provide youth a fun and hands-on learning experience which develops both goat subject skills (such as nutrition, housing, and health care) and life skills (such as responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communications). It is divided into Dairy Goat and Meat Goat.

Activity Sheets BOTH Meat and Dairy - Due June 30, 2017  in the County Extension Office

Events for 2017
Tagging/ID - Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm at Allen County Fairgrounds
Workshops -  Meat goat Workshop, March 18, 2017 @ 10 am @ Lewis Farm; June 10, 2017 @ 10 am @ Clark Farm

Allen County Meat Goat Show - Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 6 pm
Allen County Dairy Goat Show - Friday, July 28, 2017 at 10 am
Cart & Pack Show - Saturday, July 29, 2017, 12:30 pm

Indiana State Fair Entry - Dairy Goats, Pygmy Goats & Meat Type Goats - go to: http://www.indianastatefair.com/state-fair/competitionscontests/4-h-competitions/

 

For project requirements and record sheets, see Related Files below or contact the Extension Office.