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Kansas 4-H Tip Sheet

December 14, 2018

Junior Meat Goat Producer Day Registration Open

Submitted by Lexie Hayes

The Kansas Junior Meat Goat Producer Day is scheduled for Saturday, March 30, 2019 in Weber Arena on the K-State campus in Manhattan. This one-day educational event is devoted to the selection and management of youth meat goat projects. All ages and knowledge levels are invited! K-State faculty members, graduate students, and guest speakers will cover topics including selection, meat science, nutrition, the state nomination process, reproduction, health, facilities, and showmanship. An optional instructor-led YQCA session will also be held at the conclusion of the program.

The cost for junior meat goat producer day is $15/person, if registration is submitted by March 11, 2019, or $20/person after the early deadline. All attendees, including youth and adults, must register. Those who sign up after the deadline cannot be guaranteed a t-shirt. Families may register online at http://bit.ly/ksuasiregister, or by downloading the flyer (http://bit.ly/ksujrproducerdays), completing the bottom portion of the flyer and mailing it, with payment, to the K-State Youth Livestock Program. For more information, contact Lexie Hayes at adhayes@ksu.edu or 785-532-1264.