The Kentucky Goat Producers Association promotes the improvement of breeding, health, marketing and productivity of all classes of goats in Kentucky.​

2017 Board Members

President- Donna Puckett
Vice President- 
Shawn Harper
Kay DeMoss
Membership Secretary- Beth Johnson
Kenny Fenwick
Vicki Watson

Jimmy Dowell
Emily Robinson
Denise Martin
Karen Cooper

What is KGPA and why is it important?

  • Promotes the improvement of breeding, health, marketing and productivity of goats
  • Promotes the industry
  • Advocates the Kentucky goat producer
  • Sponsors the annual KY Proud Elite Breeder Sale

Benefits with Joining

  • Subscription to HoofPrint Magazine
  • Receive the annual KY Sheep and Goat Management Calendar
  • Free listing in Breeders Directory
  • Participation in the KY Proud Elite Breeder Sale

Other benefits are:

  • Becoming part of a unified voice for all goat producers
  • Network of producers to access for information, breeding stock, etc.
  • In-the-know for changes in the industry
  • Be represented in the Kentucky Farm Bureau Small Ruminant Commodity Group, Agriculture Council, Livestock Improvement Association, and much more.


KGPA Youth Points Award Competition

​All current paid youth members (up to 21 years of age) are eligible to participate.

​Each youth member will receive a packet with official forms that are to be completed and returned to the KSGDO by the date specified on the form.

​Each participating youth must turn in an essay to be qualified for the competition (see rules page).

​Youth are eligible to compete in a Points Award Competition based on participation in goat related events, district/livestock expo KDA shows, KY state fair, showmanship, essay contest and KY Proud animals.

​Awards will be presented at the KGPA Annual Meeting. Top three placings in each age division (Novice, Junior, Intermediate, and Senior) will receive awards.

​To become a Youth Member to KGPA, please complete this membership form and mail to:

PO Box 4709
Frankfort, KY 40604

​Once you are enrolled as a Youth Member, you will be notified when to download the necessary forms provided below. 

KGPA Points Rules

KGPA KY Proud Points Spreadsheet

KGPA Points Show

KGPA Youth Leadership

Kentucky's Goat Industry- Profit for Producers, Quality for the Marketplace