GOAT PROJECTS

2024 Goat Project Important Dates

December 1st, 2023 Born After Date Posession Date: May 3rd, 2024
May 4th, 2024 Market Goat Weigh-In 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Fairgrounds
May 15th, 2024 Breeding Animal Registrations Due CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD FORM
July 12th, 2024 Drug Use Notification Forms (DUNF) Due CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT ONLINE FORM
July 16th, 2024 Junior Fair Goat Show see full schedule for detials

 

Goat PROJECT RESOURCES & FORMS

 

SPRING WEIGH-IN: 

Market Goats, Market Lambs, Market Hogs, Market Beef Feeder Calves, & Dairy Market Feeder Calves weigh-in will be Saturday, May 4th, 2024 at the Jackson County Fairgrounds from 9:00-11:00 AM.

PLEASE READ THESE IMPORTANT NOTES: 

  • Please pre-register your animals by May 1st at go.osu.edu/SpringWeighIn

  • There is a $5 pen fee per animal. 

  • County Bred forms must be filled out and turned in at the weigh-in. County Bred forms can be found below. 

  • Please see the rulebook for required birthdates and possession dates.

  • All cattle must have a halter with a lead strap on before exiting the trailer or they will not be weighed. Any animals deemed too dangerous to handle will not be weighed or exhibited at the Jackson County Junior Fair.

 

OHIO STATE FAIR: 

4-H youth interested in exhibiting goats at the Ohio State Fair should visit: https://www.ohiostatefair.com/p/get-involved/livestock/livestock-competitions.

Market and Breeding Goat entries for the Ohio State Fair are due ONLINE by June 21st, 2024.

Market Goat Possesion Date for OSF: May 1st, 2024