Forage-Based Meat Goat Buck Test
2013 Buck Test has concluded
The 2013 Oklahoma Forage-Based Meat Goat Buck Test came to a great conclusion with the field day on September 27, 2013.
Click HERE for the complete report of the test period and final results.
Thanks to all who participated!
Information about plans for the 2014 test
will be posted as soon as available.
For 2013 OSU Cooperative Education Service is partnering with Eastern Oklahoma State College for the Oklahoma Forage-Based Meat Goat Buck Test.
Previously hosted by the Kerr Center, the event has now moved to the EOSC Farm in Wilburton, Oklahoma.
Bucks of all breeds, born between Jan. 1st- March 31st, 2013, are eligible to participate.
dates related to the Buck Test:
- Nominations due by June 14, 2013 (NOMINATION PERIOD HAS CONCLUDED)
- Check-in is June 27 1pm - 5pm
- Warm-up runs June 27 - July 8
- Test period: July 8 - September 26
- Field Day and Awards - September, 27, 2013
For more information & to access the nomination form, visit the EOSC Website.
Weights, FAMACHA© scores, and fecal egg counts will be taken on a scheduled basis once the test period begins. Results will posted after test results are logged - click HERE to access test results.
Test Manager, Barney Howard, at 918-448-2191
Test Extension Educator, Tony Johnson, at 918-465-3349