The hair goats project involves raising and caring for animals. Youth learn animal health, nutrition, breeding, selection and marketing, youth may also participate in mohair judging contests. The 4-H goat project offers outstanding opportunities for individuals to gain experience in decision making, record keeping, responsibility, sportsmanship and leadership.
The following Bexar County Clubs currently participate in this project. Please reference the Club Directory if you’d like to join a club that participates in this project. If your club does not participate in this project, and would like to please contact your Extension Agent for more information.
- Helotes LSO
- Helotes Unlimited
- Helotes Plus
- East Central
- St. Hedwig
PROJECT EXPERIENCES:(Please reference our 4-H Calendar for upcoming events, validation, and registration deadlines.)
- Sheep and/or Goats Educational Presentation (county, district, and state levels)
- State Mohair Judging Contest
- 4-H Mohair judging contests, county livestock shows, major livestock shows
- Texas Sheep and Goat Youth Leadership Workshop
- SpecTra – Ag & Natural Resources (limited to 22 senior aged participants)
EXTENSION AGENT CONTACT: