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Welcome to the Canadian Meat Goat Association's website


We hope that you will enjoy your visit and join this online community. As a paid member of the Canadian Meat Goat Association, you will have access to participate in all areas of the site, including:

  • Adding your Farm Listing
  • Posting free Classified Ads
  • Adding Industry Resource Links
  • Posting Events on the Calendar
  • Participating in Forum Discussions


Quarterly Goat Industry Statistics from Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Updated OCTOBER 2015

NEW! GHIP performance data results
The Goat Herd Improvement Program (GHIP) is a herd performance data program being offered by the Canadian Meat Goat Association in cooperation with Kentucky State University (KySU).

Attention all youth show enthusiasts!
The CMGA is excited to announce a brand new program for all youth across the nation proudly showing their meat goats at CMGA sanctioned shows and junior shows!

NEW! Electronic multiple registration form and multiple transfer form
Both forms now available in Microsoft Excel format to be filled out on your electronic device, and then printed and mailed to CLRC.

CMGA Strategic Plan 2014-2017
The CMGA’s latest Strategic Plan sets a direction for the Canadian Meat Goat Association for the next three years. It will serve as a guide to both the Board of Directors and the CMGA Membership, as well as all interested external stakeholders.

What's Inside

2015 Members Directory available online
2015 Members Directory is now available in pdf format for download.

2015 CMGA Board of Directors
Current Board of Directors of the Canadian Meat Goat Association

CMGA brochures available
The Canadian Meat Goat Association has developed two new brochures.

Buyers and Sellers:  WRITE IT DOWN!
The Canadian Meat Goat Association is incorporated under the Animal Pedigree Act, which is Federal Law. According to the Act, the seller of a registered animal must provide registration papers transferred into the new owner’s name within six months of the date of sale. This is the law and will be enforced by the RCMP.

Canadian Meat Goat Association Meeting Minutes
Minutes from CMGA Board of Directors teleconferences and Members meetings

Meat Goat Journal

Don’t miss this excellent industry publication!
Published quarterly, the Canadian Meat Goat Journal is an excellent resource for producers, providing educational and informative articles, management tips, advertising space with national exposure, show results and industry news.

CMGA Programs

The CMGA undertakes program initiatives that are geared to be helpful to producers in improving and marketing their animals and thereby growing the meat goat industry in Canada.

CMGA Youth

Have you got kids and kids?
Feel free to download our CMGA Youth Activity Books with information, games and activities to help children learn all about goats.

Producer Manuals

Meat Goat Producer Manuals are available in English from the CMGA Office. Includes sections on facilities and handling, health, nutrition, breeding and kids, meat, and industry and business.

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