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Youth Goat Program

Announcements

The 2017 SC 4-H/FFA Meat Goat Project Kick-Off location is May 20th at Union County Fairgrounds at 10am.

South Carolina Meat Goat Project

This market project is one in which youth receive a wether goat through a lottery system consisting of pre-selected grade animals. At the end of the project, these animals are sold as market animals at the final show.

**Application postmark deadline is April 1, 2017!**

2017 Application

Project Handbook

For more information go to the Meat Goat Website.

Events

Pre Kick-Off Clinic
The Pre Kick-Off Goat Clinic will be Saturday, May 20, 2017 at the Union County Fairgrounds, 120 Kirby St., Union, SC. Things get started at 10:00 am. Topics include feed and nutrition, facilities and transportation, record keeping and show forms, showmanship, grooming, and health care. Lots of information that is valuable to anyone participating in the Meat Goat Project!

For more information visit the SC 4-H/FFA Meat Goat Project WEBSITE.

Curriculum Resources

National 4-H Curriculum: Meat Goats
National 4-H Curriculum: Dairy Goats
Ohio State University Extension: Goat Resources
Oklahoma State University: Breeds of Goats
Cornell University: Meat Goat Fact Sheets
Texas A&M University: Meat Goat Resources

Goat Related Scholarships

Links

American Boer Goat Association