Dairy Goats

Goat Project

The dairy industry is one of the foundations of United States agriculture. Most think of only
dairy cattle when they think of animals that produce dairy products. Think again! Goat’s milk
is a popular dairy commodity. Dairy goats produce products such as soaps, lotions, cheese and milk. The 4-H goat project can provide you with the opportunity to learn about selection, management, health, marketing and careers in the goat industry.

Here's What You Can Learn . . . .

  • Learn basic knowledge about dairy goats
  • Know dairy goat breeds
  • Find out if owning and showing dairy goats is right for you
  • Learn to keep records
  • Research where to find answers to your dairy questions
  • Identify safe dairy goat management practices
  • Discover products that come from dairy goats
  • Practice showmanship techniques

Online Resources and Websites

Online Resources



Contact Us

Wyoming State 4-H Office

1000 E. University Ave. Dept. 3354

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307)766-5170

Fax: (307)766-3998

Email: 4h@uwyo.edu

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