Wednesday, Jul 23rd

Last updateMon, 21 Jul 2014 8am

You are here: Home Community Business Animal nutrition specialist to talk at Goats Galore

Animal nutrition specialist to talk at Goats Galore

Dr. Jeannette Moore, professor and undergraduate teaching coordinator, Department of Animal Science, North Carolina State University, will be a featured speaker at Goats Galore Field Day Saturday at the Halifax County Ag Center. 

Moore’s talk, beginning at 12:45 p.m., will focus on the goat’s GI tract and how different forages and supplements benefit and/or cause problems for goats. 

The field day and breeders’ stock sale sponsored by the Southern Virginia Meat Goat Association and held 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. also will feature other speakers, a herd dog demonstration, goat chili and cheese tastings, Amish food vendors and door prizes. 

For more information, go to www.svmga.org.