The purpose of this corporation shall be to promote and develop every phase of the dairy goat industry, including but not limited to breeding programs, the proper public recognition of products related to dairy goats, aiding goat showing at fairs, and aiding 4-H programs relating to dairy goats.

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DON'T MISS THIS UPCOMING EVENT


Dairy Goat Youth Workshop
All day workshop especially for 4-H Dairy Goat Project participants, but all are welcome.

 Saturday, March 7th, 2015

9 AM – 3 PM  Registration/Check In: 8:30 AM

Haas Livestock Arena – 28705 280th St. Cannon Falls 55009

SPONSORED BY MINNESOTA DAIRY GOAT ASSOCIATION ~ MDGA

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This day long workshop is your chance to learn all the basics of getting started in the dairy goat project. 
While designed for youth, we welcome anyone interested in learning more about the wonderful world of dairy goats! 
Topics Include:
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Licensed ADGA Judge ~ Addresses “What the Judge is Looking For”    
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Getting Started – choosing a dairy goat
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Basic health care and maintenance of dairy goats
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Live animal demonstrations
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Nutrition
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Worming and vaccination information
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Hoof Trimming, Tattooing, Castrating
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Hands On Showmanship
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4-H Guidelines and identification procedures
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Question and Answer Sessions

Individuals - $15      Family (3 or More) - $40
 

Contact Michelle Scheglowski at 952-270-6923 or Rodney Coe at 507-273-1614.

There are two ways to register, but the cutoff date for early registration is March 4th.
You can register at the door on March 7th but the Individual Registration Fee is $20 at that time.

Online Registration

Registration Options (Adults & Youth) - Lunch Included
Name(s): Please Include Age
Address, City, State & Zip



Mail In Registration Form


The Minnesota Dairy Goat Association Annual Fall Conference was held
November 15th at the University of Minnesota in St. Paul

Dairy Foods Competition Entrants & Winners



From the Conference...Check out our Award Recipients 

 


2014 MDGA Conference Presentations and Papers

Thanks to Our Sponsors
Chaffhaye: Michelle Ruedy
Big Gain: Morgan Allen
Tech Mix: Vicki Tonn
Pampered Chef: Casey Ahlbrecht-Prochniak


Minutes of the Most Recent MDGA Board Meeting
(Minutes of past meetings will be located in the MDGA website Archives.)


Upcoming: Minnesota Goat Ladies Luncheon.

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