- Learn about breeds, health care, grooming, production, reproduction, management, showmanship, marketing and careers.
- Care for one or more meat goats for at least 70 days before exhibiting.
- Become familiar with and apply the recommended principles of livestock animal science.
- Develop integrity, sportsmanship, decision-making capabilities and public speaking skills by participation in demonstrations, tours and exhibits.
Some counties have more requirements. Contact your 4-H leader or UI Extension county office to check.