Fun Fact– Goat milk has a more easily digestible fat and protein content than cow milk. It has a better buffering quality, which is good for the treatment of ulcers, and can successfully replace cow milk in diets of those who are allergic to cow milk.
Penni Kite-Asst. Superintendent
Greg Brackett- Superintendent, Cloverview 4-H Club
Brenda Gerou- Yorkville 4-H Club
Marion Koch- Raymond 4-H Club
Laura Pulda- Cloverview 4-H Club
4-H members who choose to take a goat project will learn about goat breeds and characteristics, the fundamentals of raising goats, and goat health.
Dairy- Goats primarily bred for milk production
Meat- Goats primarily bred for meat production
Doe– Female Goat, sometimes called Nannies
Buck– Male Goat, sometimes called Billies
Kid– Young Goat
Wether- Castrated Goat
Activities Happening throughout the State and Nation
Goat Showmanship Tips