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2018 Forage-Based Meat Goat Buck Test Results

Weights, FAMACHA© scores, and fecal egg counts will be taken on a regular basis throughout the test period.
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June 29 Initial Test Results 

July 9 Test Results 

July 23 Test Results

August 6 Test Results*
*Unfortunately, we had to send our scales to be fixed as the load bars were damaged during another project. Some producers have asked about respiratory issues as this continues to be one of the difficulties when animals are transported to new locations and experience stress of new environmental conditions. The animals highlighted in yellow have been treated for respiratory challenges at some point during this test.