Covers the basics about dairy goats for early 4-H members and grade school students. Topics covered include: breeds (Oberhasli, Saanen, Pygmy, Nubian, LaMancha and Toggenburg), sounds they make, feeding, packing goats, differences between males and females and milking procedures. (1999) - VHS VIDEO (27:00).
Youth identify dairy goat breeds shown in pictures as well as answer questions about various breeds. Beginner level. (1994) – LAMINATED SKILLATHON STATION, QUESTION & ANSWER SHEETS, “OWN A DAIRY GOAT” BROCHURE. (Dairy Skillathon Series)
Mini-learning stations where participants can test their knowledge regarding both dairy and meat goats. Topics covered include – Anatomy, Breed Identification, Mammary Structures, Hooves, Tattooing Techniques, Showmanship Scoring, Medicine Labels and Inserts, Wholesale Cuts of Chevon, Feet and Leg Structural Differences and Safe Animal Handling. (1997) – INCLUDES A VARIETY OF POSTERS, CHARTS, DIAGRAMS IDENTIFICATION TAGS, SITUATION/TASK STATEMENTS AND INSTRUCTIONS. (Dairy Skillathon Series)
Eight livestock judging practice classes help students improve their judging skills. Classes include market steers, Hereford heifers, performance Limousin heifers, market hogs, Duroc breeding gilts, market lambs, Southdown breeding ewes and market goats. Critiques of each class are provided by Ryan Rathmann, coach of six national champion livestock judging teams, followed by formal sets of oral reasons given by members of the 2008 record-breaking national champion Texas Tech livestock judging team. (2010) - DVD (90:00)
Youth identify marked parts on an outline of a dairy goat. 2 transparencies with 2 sets of different options are included. Beginner level. (1994) – LAMINATED SKILLATHON STATION, WITH 2 TRANSPARENCIES, “OWN A DAIRY GOAT” BROCHURE, QUESTION AND ANSWER SHEETS A & B. (Dairy Skillathon Series)