Meat Goat Section Speakers

     Saturday, December 2, 2017-- 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Saturday program schedule (pdf)

11 am - Understanding Dewormer Resistance and What We
Can Do About It
3 pm - It's Time to Rethink Parasite Control in Goats


​Ray Kaplan, DVM

​Professor of Parasitology, Department of Infectious Diseases
​College of Veterinary Medicine, Univeristy of Georgia

Athens, GA

Livestock Person of the Year applications are due May 1. Get the application.

The premier educational event for livestock producers nationwide.

November 30 and December 1, 2018

William Matthew Middle School, 1515 S. Cottage Grove,  Kirksville, Missouri

12 to 2 p.m. Governor's Style Luncheon

Hosted by Missouri's finest commodity groups and
co-sponsored by your Missouri Department of Agriculture.

Visit the Trade Show

Missouri Livestock Symposium

10 am - What's My Goat Worth?

​​Jodie Pitcock

Assistant Field Chief - Livestock & Grain

Agricultural Marketing Service
United States Department of Agriculture
​ St. Joseph, MO

9 am - So You Want to Do Goats

2 pm - Feeding Gestating and Lactating Does

4 pm - Breeds of Meat Goats

Dr. Frank Pinkerton

Animal Nutritionist/Livestock Marketing Specialist

San Marcos, TX