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Events Calendar

Meetings & Other Events
The Wisconsin Dairy Goat Association lists their upcoming conferences and board meetings at Check them out.
The Iowa Dairy Goat Association lists their upcoming events at Check them out.

Minnesota Events

May 26th, 2018 - MDGA Annual Meeting - Held in conjunctiion with the MDGA 1st Annual Spring Show at the Lyon County Fairgrounds in Marshall, MN.

July 7th, 2018
- Pre-Training Conference - Valley High Golf Course - Houston, MN - Sponsored by the Minnesota Goat Ladies. Event Flyer. Contact: Marge Kitchen

October 16-21, 2018 - ADGA National Convention - Minneapolis, MN

October 20, 2018 - ADGA National Spotlight Sale - Minneapolis, MN

October 20-21, 2018 - ADGA Judges Training Conference - Minneapolis, MN
Shows -2018

May 19-20 - Wisconsin Badger State Show. Saturday - 2 Senior Doe, 2 Junior Doe Shows & 2 Buck Shows - Dan Considine & Don Bergfield; Sunday - 2 Senior Doe Shows, 2 Junior Doe Shows & 2 Youth Showmanship Shows - Betty Henning & Doug Thompson - West Salem, WI  Contact: Anna Hajdik at 



May 26-27, 2018
- "Best of the Midwest" MDGA 1st Annual Spring Show - Lyon County Fairgrounds, Marshall, MN. 3-Ring Junior Doe Show (May 26th), 3-Ring Senior Doe Show (May 27th) plus an Alpine Specialty Show. Judges: Tessa Maggiulli (Alpine Specialty), Joseph Larson & Lee Bergfield. Contact: Garrett Moorse at   Click Here for the Rules and Here for the Entry Forms. Pre-enttry deadline: May 20th; Meal order deadline: May 18th.

May 26th, 2018 - MDGA Youth Show - Lyon County Fairgrounds, Marshall, MN. For show rules and entry form, Click Here.  Contact: Garrett Moorse at

May 26th, 2018
- WISCONSIN-ILLINOIS Classic - 3-Ring Doe Show - Janesville, WI

June 2nd, 2018
- Little Falls Dairy Goat Show - Morrison County Fairgrounds, Little Falls, MN Three Sr. Doe & 3 Jr. Doe ADGA sanctioned shows. Judges: Ashley Scheel, Beverly Goldthwaite, Jay Rudolph. Show Chair, Irene Kajewski. Show Rules: Click Here; Show Entry Form: Click Here

June 3-4, 2018
- Iowa Spring Classic - 4-Ring Doe and Buck Shows - Colfax, IA

June 23-30, 2018 - ADGA National Show - Ohio Expo Center, 717 E. 17th Ave., Columbus, OH

July 21st, 2018 - Quad State Classic Dairy Goat Show - Sioux Center, IA

July 28th, 2018
- Olmsted County Fair ADGA Sanctioned (9 breeds) Dairy Goat Show - Judge: Jay Rudolph. Contact: Doug Thompson at

August 21-September 3, 2018
- Minnesota State Fair

September15-16, 2018 - Bluff Country Show, Houston County Fairgrounds, Caledonia, MN - 4-Ring Open Doe Show. Judges: Tom Considine, Jay Rudolph, Todd Biddle, Erin Griner. Contact: Marge Kitchen or Karyl Dronen.

Please send any information that you may have, so this list can be updated periodically.
The Wisconsin Dairy Goat Association lists their upcoming shows at Click on the "WDGA" menu item and then on the "Events" sub-item.
The Iowa Dairy Goat Association lists their upcoming shows at Check them out as they provide an extensive list of shows in the region.

Other Links to Additional Calendars

Manitoba Goat Association - Includes Membership List and Calendar of Events

2018  ADGA TentativeLinear Appraisal Schedule 


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