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Montgomery County
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Hillsboro, IL 62049
Phone: 217-532-3941
FAX: 217-532-3944
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Christian County
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Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248
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Jerseyville, IL 62052
Phone: 618-498-2913
FAX: 618-498-5913
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4 pm and Thursday 8 am to 12 pm

Macoupin County
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: 217-854-9604
FAX: 217-854-7804
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

News Release

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4-H Goat Show Held at Macoupin County Fairgrounds

Macoupin County 4-H members showed their dairy and meat goats on Friday, July 7, at the Macoupin County Fairgrounds. The 4-H members are judged on the overall care and showmanship in the goat project area. Bill Bree of Lincoln, IL served as 4-H Goat Show judge. Veryl Reiher of Carlinville served as Superintendent for this event.

4-H members participating in this year’s show were: Brendon Mosby of Carlinville, Emma and Brylee Kallal of Palmyra, and Rachel Wolff and Luke Wolff of Shipman.

4-H Goat Show Results:

Grand Champion Dairy Doe

Luke Wolff of Shipman

Reserve Grand Champion Dairy Doe

Rachel Wolff of Shipman


Grand Champion Meat Doe

Emma Kallal of Carlinville

Reserve Grand Champion Meat Doe

Emma Kallal of Carlinville


Senior Showmanship

Rachel Wolff of Shipman

Junior Showmanship

Luke Wolff of Shipman


We would like to thank the following sponsors for donating awards for the 2017 4-H Goat Show: 4M Landscaping, Dr. Aaron Kinser, and M & M Service Company

For more information about showing your animals in 4-H or any other 4-H program, please contact University of Illinois Extension-Macoupin County at 217/854-9604.

University of Illinois Extension provides practical education that help people, businesses and communities solve problems, develop skills and build a better future. For more information visit the Unit 18 website at or contact your local Extension office.

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Photo Caption: 4-H Goat Show Participants: (Front) Brendon Mosby, Brylee Kallal (Back) Veryl Reiher, Emma Kallal, Luke Wolff, Rachel Wolff, Bill Bree

Local Contact: Kate Harding, Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development,