Canada has revised its requirements for the import of sheep and goats from the United States. The changes are scheduled to go into effect February 1, 2016. Visit the American Sheep Industry Association website for more detailed information about the Changes to Canada’s Import Requirements.
The 2014-2015 ADGA Board of Directors The year designation at the end of the name represents term expiration. Directors serve 3 years and are eligible for reelection. 2014-2015 Board of Directors District One – Northeastern (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire. Rhode Island, Vermont, New Brunswick, Ontario and Quebec) Thomas G. Cox (2017) Philip M. Cassette […]
The developing world has a demand for breeding goats from the United States. The most frequently requested breeds are Alpines, Saanens, and Nubians. Our goat industry has marketing advantages over many other countries by offering records from organized programs such as DHIR, Linear Appraisal and our competitive shows, which do not exist in most other countries. […]
In order for a Buck Collection Report to be authorized as valid for purposes of progeny registration, a DNA type must be on file for the sire(s) collected on or after JUNE 1, 2016. Upon receiving collection reports, ADGA will verify that a DNA type has been recorded for each buck listed. ADGA shall contact […]
Beginning November 1, the following rates for various DNA testing services will apply. Members ADGA Plus Members Non Members DNA Identity Testing $30 $20 for first 3 tests; $27 for any additional testing Not Available G6S $25 $20 $30 Alpha Casein $25 $20 $30
The 2016 American Dairy Goat Association National Show will be held July 2-9, 2016 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg, PA. We want to thank the members of the Maryland Dairy Goat Association for serving as the host group for this very prestigious event. This is the 5th time the […]
The 2016 American Dairy Goat Association National Show will be held July 2-9, 2016 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center, Harrisburg, PA. We want to thank the members of the Maryland Dairy Goat Association for serving as the host group for this very prestigious event. This is the 5th time the ADGA […]
We hope you will join us October 25-30, 2016 at the Hilton Austin Airport Hotel in Austin, TX. This page will be a work in progress and we will be adding information as it becomes available. Please check back often as we will be updating it frequently. Make plans now to visit Austin and attend the ADGA […]
2015 ADGA Convention Early registration entries have been extended to October 8. Your form must be RECEIVED at ADGA by Thursday, October 8. This is not a postmark deadline. The Riverside Hotel special reservation rate ends October 1. Visit the host website at adgaconvention.com to reserve your room and download a registration form TODAY! Advance […]
When Harvey Considine died in April of 2005, many ADGA members across the United States generously contributed to a memorial fund created through the ADGA office at the request of the Considine family. One of the ADGA programs that Harvey most heartily endorsed was the official judges training system; he constantly mentored interested persons. Recognizing […]
Registration applications postmarked to the ADGA office on or after October 1st will be charged the standard mail-in rate. Members can register animals at ADGA.org for a discounted price, and have registered 895 animals online successfully, which is the same number completed online in the same period last year.
2015 Board Summary 2014-2015 Committee List 2015 REPORTS Advanced Judges Committee Mid Year Year End Annual Meeting Committee Mid Year Year End Annual Meeting Long Range Mid Year Year End Annual Meeting Youth Activities Mid Year Year End Awards Committee Mid Year Year End Addendum Breed Standards Committee Mid Year Year End Constitution and […]
The online registration function of member services is currently in Beta testing . Registrations that are processed successfully will produce a registration number, and the appropriate charge will be processed. If you experience problems, please submit a support ticket so that we can assist with resolving. Please do not call the office to report the problems, […]
List of current ADGA sanctioned shows.
Welcome to Boise, Idaho, site of the 2015 American Dairy Goat Association Annual Meeting and Convention! We hope you will join us this October to discover ADGA’s Hidden Treasure at the Riverside Hotel in Boise. Boise is the capital city of Idaho and the county seat. Established during the gold rush days of […]
The American Dairy Goat Association’s judges are licensed under a rigorous program of training and certification. Here’s a breakdown of the basic program and the information needed. GUIDE TO AN ADGA JUDGE’S LICENSE There are several steps to becoming licensed to judge dairy goats at an officially sanctioned ADGA show. This involves achieving a basic […]
The ADGA Breed Leader list based on 2014 lactations has been released. Congratulations to all! Go to list! TTv 61
ADGA is now offering the “Subscription Report” feature free to all members through the end of 2015. Log into Member Services and use the link provided to signup at no charge. Read more about the Postal Ballot authorizing this action. Reports that are available with this feature include show wins, progeny, progeny performance, doe family […]
You can download the 2015 Directors’ General Election Results here
The production evaluation has been re-released. The files have been uploaded to adgagenetics.org. The new release separates out management groups so that standard and miniature breeds are not mixed into the same group. ADGA information has been updated and the Elite Buck and Doe lists are available.