Newsletter Posted/January Meeting Announcement

January 20, 2012

The January 2012 SVMGA newsletter has been posted on our Newsletters page.  You can also view it by clicking here.

Don’t forget the SVMGA business meeting Thursday, January 26, at 7:00 p.m.  We will be electing officers for the upcoming year.



February Meat Goat Consignment Sale

January 8, 2012

The Southern Virginia Meat Goat Association is having a meat goat consignment sale on February 18, 2012. The sale starts at 8:30 A.M. and ends at 11 A.M.  The sale will be held at the Halifax County Agricultural Marketing Center, 1001 Farmway Lane (Route 922), Halifax, VA 24558.

This sale is for good quality kids (35 lbs — 70 lbs).  Kids will be sold by the pound at a premium price. The price will be posted five days prior to sale on this website.

Commission Fees: $1 per head for SVMGA members. $5 per head for non-members. You can join SVMGA at the sale and pay the member fee. For more info about membership go to the “About” page on this website.

To include your goats (or sheep) in the sale, or to get more information, call Leah Brown, Ag Director, at 434-476-3066.

All animals must have a scrapie tag and be in good health. Yearling does, bucks and culls will be accepted but with separate pricing. SVMGA reserves the right to reject any animal.

For a copy of the sale registration form, click here.