Youth Dairy Goat Essay Contest

Presented by

Nigerian Dwarf Goat Club of Florida

Topic of Essay - Tell us about your dairy goat and how the prize money will benefit you and your goat project.

Cash Prizes Awarded - Junior - 8 thru 10 yrs old - $300.00

                                      Intermediate - 11 thru 13 yrs. old - $300,00

                                      Senior - 14 thru 17 yrs old - $300.00

Deadline extended to April 20th, 2019!!

Essays Due Date- March 31st, 2019 Received or Post Marked by March 31st, 2019

Winners will be announced April 30, 2019.

Open to - 4-H or FFA members in Florida. Must be raising and exhibiting a DAIRY GOAT OF ANY BREED.  Essay MUST be signed by a parent and 4-H leader or your FFA advisor on the entry form. 

Guide Lines - Must be written by youth. Maximum 500 words. Can be typed or hand written. Entry form must accompany essay. 

Email:   Phone - 813-220-3257

Submit Entries to -          Tanya Cook      

                                        437 Hal Colding Rd

                                        Lithia, FL 33547


Essay Flyer - click to open

Essay Entry Form - click to open

Here are the winners of the 2018 Essay Contest!!!  Congratulations!

SR Division Winner
Alyssa Behringer 14 yr old
Valrico, FL
Durant H.S. FFA

Intermediate Division Winner
Michaela Melchiorne 12 yrs old
Altoona, FL
Altoona 2 4-H Club

JR Division Winner
Emma Rae Ware 9 yrs old
Alva, FL
Goats R Us