IKGA KIKOFEST 2017


The International Kiko Goat Association (IKGA) 14th Annual KikoFest

Friday and Saturday  October 13 - 14, 2017

Cumberland County Community Complex
Crossville, Tennessee

Open to the general public!
Come see our growing industry!

Plan to attend October 13 - 14

•Seminars
  •Farm Displays  •KikoFest Goat Auction

KIKOFEST 2017 CATALOG AUCTION RULES PROGRAM SCHEDULE

**Goat Consignment Information**   click  here.

Program Schedule for KikoFest 2017

Informational Seminars!!

Friday, October 13

  • 8:30 - Registration/Refreshments

  • 9:10 - Welcome: Jim Willis, Acting President IKGA

  • 9:15 - How? When? Where? Vaccinations, Antibiotics and Hoof Trimming - presented by Martha Mobley, Extension Agent, Franklin County, North Carolina and Kelsey Lichtenwalner, Extension Agent, Warren County, North Carolina

  • 10:15 - Break

  • 10:30 - Using Performance Data to Improve Your Goat Herd - presented by Dr. Ken Andries, Assistant Professor, Kentucky State University, Frankfort, Kentucky

  • 11:30 - Lunch on Your Own

  • 1:00 - Choosing an Electric Fence Box and Trouble Shooting Electric Fence Problems - presented by Taylor Fence, Inc., Ashville, Alabama

  • 2:00 - Break

  • 2:15-3:15 - External and Internal Parasites of Goats and Their Control - presented by Dr. Maria L. Leite Browning, D.V.M., M.S., Extension Animal Scientist, Alabama A&M University, Normal, Alabama

  • 3:15-4:15 - Power Up - A Free Software Solution for Managing Goat Herd Records - presented by Ayra Sundbom, Bearadise Farms, Mcclesfield, North Carolina

  • 4:15-6:00 - Dinner on Your Own

  • 6:30 - Membership Meeting: Cumberland County Complex

Saturday, October 14

  • 8:00 - Refreshments

  • 8:30 - Welcome

  • 8:35 - Goat Health Problems - What Works? - Sandra Mathis, BearadiseFarms, Mcclesfield, North Carolina

  • 9:20 - Break

  • 9:35 - Good Photography Sells Animals - Tracey Sargent, Jumping Frog Farm, Cedartown, Georgia

  • 10:30 - Review Goats for the Auction

  • 11:00-11:45 - Lunch for Purchase Onsite

  • 12:00 Noon - Goat Auction Begins

You can also print out the Program Schedule here.