Lee Cornelius, President
Deb Konen, Vice-President
Guinevere McIntyre, Secretary
Judith Nayeri, Treasurer
Matthew Konen, Newsletter Editor
Copyright © All rights reserved. Made by Guinevere McIntyre, Jasper Farm Nubians
Welcome to the Iowa Dairy Goat Association website!
IDGA is a non-profit organization with the following objectives:
To maintain a website and publish a newsletter (provide communication and distribute information related to dairy goats.)
To provide practical and scientific instruction in the breeding and care of dairy goats and their products.
To aid in the marketing of quality dairy goat products.
Other activities offered and sponsored by IDGA include:
Annual ADGA-sanctioned show
AI (Artificial Insemination) Clinics
Easter kid pick-up
IDGA Select Breeder’s Sale at the Iowa State Fair
Member meetings and gatherings
For the improvement & promotion of the dairy goat, its breeders, and its products.
Did you know...
Iowa Dairy Goat Industry Booming
Feb 21, 2015 Associated Press Article “Goat farmers, producers, handle increased demand for dairy”
Read the article here
CENTRAL STATES PRODUCTION SALE JANUARY 2015 SALE REPORT
" WE HAD ANOTHER POWERFUL SALE"
WITH MORE BUYERS THAN CONSIGNERS
34 GRADE DOELINGS LEAD THE SALE AT $610.00 TO $685.00
ANOTHER 141 GRADE DOELINGS CAME IN AT $300.00 TO $585.00
Reg. Milkers $ 300.00 to $560.99
Grade Milkers $350.00 to $ 675.00
Bucks were from $250.00 to $2000.00
WE HAD A FANTASTIC LINEUP FROM AREA PRODUCERS AND WE'D LIKE TO REPRESENT YOU AT OUR FALL PRODUCTION SALE.
SEPTEMBER 8TH 2015 WASHINGTON CO.
FAIRGROUNDS. WASHINGTON IOWA
FOR INFO ON THIS AND FUTURE SALES, CALL
BUTCH SOWERS 515 209 9265 OR FOX AUCTION COMPANY 660-341-1453
Dairy Goat Market Report
That according to the Iowa Department of Agriculture, there are approximately 32,000 dairy goats on over 205 farms right here in the state of Iowa?
That Iowa Governor, Terry Branstad, has proclaimed June 13 - 20 of 2015 as National Dairy Goat Week of Iowa?
Recent IDGA News
The 2015 Iowa Spring Classic Show, with 4 doe rings and 2 buck rings, was a tremendous success. Thank you to all who participated! Results from each ring are here.
Pictures of 2015 Share-A-Kid winners and their doelings can be seen here.
2015 Iowa State Fair IDGA Select Breeder’s Sale
Here’s the goats!