Goats – Meats Project

The meat goats project involves raising and caring for live animals while learning about animal health, nutrition, breeding, selection, and marketing. The 4-H goat project offers outstanding opportunities for individuals to gain experience in decision making, record keeping, responsibility, sportsmanship and leadership.

  • Project Description – PDF
  • Volunteer Description – PDF

Printed Resources

  • 4-H Meat Goat Guide (AS 3-4.060) – PDF
  • Goat Handbook – Prairie View A&M – link (selected support publications)

National 4-H Curriculum Resources

  • Dairy Goat – 1 – Getting Your Goat – link
  • Dairy Goat 2 – Stepping Out – link
  • Dairy Goat 3 – Showing the Way – link
  • Dairy Goat Group Helper’s Guide – link
  • Meat Goats – Group Activity Helper’s Guide – link
  • Meat Goats 1 – Just Browsing – link
  • Meat Goats 2 – Get Growing with Meat Goats – link
  • Meat Goats 3 – Meating the Future – link

Website Resources

  • Texas A&M University Animal Science Department – link

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