News & Updates

2021 New & Returning BOD

JABGA Board of Directors

2021 National News Letter

Check out the 2021 National News Letter !!!


Howdy friends! Just a piece of housekeeping information for y’all.

The email: is an unmonitored email and is used to auto-send batch order invoices. This means that if you are sending work, requests, etc. to this email – IT WILL NOT BE SEEN. If you would please send your emails to a specific ABGA staff member or our office email We would greatly appreciate it!

Silent Auction

The time has come to start preparations for our National Show – Silent Auction! All of the proceeds go to the JABGA, and the minimum bid starts at $5. If you are interested in donating items for the silent auction you can either get in contact with Justin Stuart, Katherine (KK) Klug, e-mail, or fill out the Google Form below.

Link to Google Form:

2021 National Show Sponsorship



ABGA is gearing up for the 2021 National Show!
Starting today @ 1100am CST our Goat Promoter – National Banner Sale is LIVE!!
Want to be a sponsor of the National Show?

National Show Paperwork


The ABGA Staff is working diligently to get all of the paperwork and membership files finalized and completed. However, if you or someone you know are waiting on paperwork specifically for the 2021 National Show please contact:
Cindy via phone or email.
325-812-3619 or

Online Survey


Oregon State University

Hey goat friends!! If y’all get a second, take this survey!! It’s for an amazing animal science program out of Oregon State University. They are hoping to raise awareness regarding teratogenic plants as well as determine if there may be other causative factors resulting in facial deformities. They are asking people to take this survey even if they had not had one of these deformities show up in their herd. The link below will take you to an anonymous survey which will close on May 25th 11:59 PST.

Online Survey


Board Of Directors Seats


Seats for Appointment

Good afternoon!
We have three (3) board of director seats available. There is one seat in each of the following regions: Region 5, Region 11, and Region 3. If you would like to be considered for appointment, please read the ABGA Board Roles and Responsibilities, fill out the Board Nomination Form, the Conflict of Interest form, and email them to To be considered we must receive the completed paperwork by 1159pm on Saturday, May 15, 2021. If you have any questions, as always feel free to reach out to us at the office.
Follow this link to get the forms online:

Scholarship Extension


Deadline Extension – 05/14/2021

GREAT NEWS!!! The 2021 ABGA/JABGA Scholarship deadline has been EXTENDED to 1159pm on 05/14/2021!!!
Share the news!!!
You can find the application, as well as the guide on our website under JABGA – Education

2021 ABGA National Show Judges


The Wait is Over!

Your 2021 ABGA National Show Judges are:
National Open Judges: Kurt Henry, Jason Brashear, and Phil Myers
Junior National Open Judges: Bailey Bergherm and Jeremy Church
Junior Bred & Owned and Showmanship Judge: Larry Epting
Junior Market Judge: Nick Hammet