Goats are very useful animals - they produce milk, meat and hair for weaving. Learn about management, health, feeding, milking, fitting, breeding, pedigrees, quality assurance, genetics, national industry issues, and showing. New to 4-H? Get involved in the Dairy Goat Project!
What you can do
Level 1: Dairy Goat 1 - Getting Your Goat
Learn what is the right goat for you, research goat breeds, recognize body parts, investigate goat digestive systems and more.
Level 2: Dairy Goat 2 - Stepping Out
Master basic goat management skills, recognize and prevent dairy goat diseases, master milking procedures, learn about judging goats and more.
Level 3: Dairy Goat 3 - Showing the Way
Explore biosecurity, identify herd strengths, develop a breeding program, consider careers with goats and more.
Free curriculum from Utah State 4-H. Registration is required for download access.