Learning Selection, Preparation, and Presentation for Showmanship
May 29-31, 2024, specializing in Market and Dairy goat camps
Missouri State Fairgrounds, Sedalia, under the Historic Swine Pavilion
The Dairy and Market Camps focus on Showmanship while including all things goat in husbandry, general care, selection, and other important aspects of the goat industry.
Camps are limited to 25 youth in each one, enter early. 50 total youth. Once they are filled, we cannot accept more entries.
Nacho dinner, May 29, 5 pm, for youth entered in the Youth Goat Camp, prior to the Quiz Bowl Contest at 6:00 pm
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(Times and topics Subject to change)
Youth Goat Camp Schedule May 29-31, 2024 (coming soon)
Event location: Swine Pavilion, Missouri State Fairgrounds, Sedalia, Missouri.
Arrival: May 28, 4-8 pm
Check-in: May 28, 4-8 pm & May 29, 7-8 am
Check in health papers, before unloading stock. All pens are assigned.
All stock must have health papers within 30 days of the event. No exceptions.
8:00-8:45 Check in
8:00 am Scavenger Hunt Sheets
9:00 am Introductions
9:30 am Showmanship Practice
11:00 am Selection
Noon-1 pm Lunch
1:00 pm Set Up/Bracing
3:00 pm Classroom Discussion
4:00 pm Costume Contest
5:00 pm Nacho Dinner
6:00 pm Quiz Bowl Contest Contest
7:00 pm Winners & Awards Announced
9:00 am Showmanship Practice
Noon-1 pm Lunch
2:00 PM Fitting Grooming Class
3:00 PM It’s Fitting Contest
5:00 PM Dairy Fun Show Wethers and Junior Does
8:00 pm Winners & Awards Announced
8:00 am Final Practice
9:00 am: Final Showmanship Competition
Noon-1:00 pm: Lunch
1:00 pm Youth Dairy Fun Show (open to all youth, enter here) Second Half, Senior Does
5:00-7:00 pm Youth Market Wether and Doe Show (open to all youth, enter here)
7:00 pm JABGA sanctioned show open to all JABGA members. 2 shows Concurrent Terry Burks and Kathy Daves Carr
Buckle and Banner Winners must have their photo taken with the Judge, by the official photographer, after the Final Showmanship Competition.
Any youth 18 and under may enter the Youth Shows. (children do not have to enter the camp to show in the open youth shows)
5:00-7:00 pm Youth Market Wether and Market Doe Show (open to all youth, enter here)
7:00 pm JABGA sanctioned show open to all JABGA members, click here
Youth Show Rules:
Buckle and Banner Winners must have their photo taken with the Judge after the Final Showmanship Competition.
Official Photographer: Pearl’s Pics.
2022 Market and Dairy Camps
Please clean your pens when you depart. Pens must be cleaned at time of departing.
Youth Camp Entry Fees are used as our annual fundraiser and donated to the Missouri State Fair Foundation, earmarked for the new goat pavilion on the state fairgrounds. Click here to learn more.
Meet our Youth Team Leaders
Dairy and Market Goat Camps
Become a sponsor: There’s two ways to sponsor the Youth Goat Camp.
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DONATIONS MAY BE IN ANY AMOUNT. Please leave us a note about your donation and thank you so much for the support. It is only possible with you.
Each child receives a work book of information with a schedule for the short week. This is included in the entry fee. The work books are full of information that a parent may read, at home, and work/practice with their child.
The first day is May 31, at 9:00 am. We have a personalized T shirt for each youth that attends. The t-shirt will be mailed prior to the event, we will notify you of the mailing. We ask the kids to wear it the first day.
2024 Master Schedule
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