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 2018
Tagging/ID - Thursday, April 26, 2018, 5:30- 8 pm at Allen County Fairgrounds
Workshops - NOTE: Dairy Goat Workshop changed to June 14, 6-8 pm @ Fairgrounds
NOTE Meat Goat Workshop changed to: June 23, 2018 @ 10 am @ Lewis Farm
Allen County Meat Goat Show - Friday, July 27, 2018 @ 10 am
Allen County Dairy Goat Show - Wednesday, July 25, 2018 @ 6 pm
Cart & Pack Show - Saturday, July 28, 2018, 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.