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Gopher Dairy Camp

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The 2015 Gopher Dairy Camp will be held June 7-9 on the University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus.

The Gopher Dairy Camp is presented by the Gopher Dairy Club and the Minnesota State 4-H Dairy Committee.

PRESS RELEASE: Gopher Dairy Camp Returns in 2015

Ansci-Gopher Dairy Camp-2013 Fitting Photo

Campers learn to fit dairy heifers.

Ansci-Gopher Dairy Camp-2013 Auction Photo

Campers participate in the "Gopher Gold Auction".

Ansci-Gopher Dairy Camp-2013 Showmanship Photo

Campers compete in the showmanship contest.

Gopher Dairy Camp is a fun 3-day workshop for teens wanting to improve their dairy cattle skills. The camp is open to all youth that have completed grades 6-11, but not yet started 12th grade. Activities include Dairy Fitting and Showmanship Workshops, Dairy Showmanship Contest, the Gopher Gold Auction, Dairy Foods Workshop, fun around the Twin Cities, and an awards banquet.

Fee: $60.00 per camper.

Registration for the 2015 Gopher Dairy Camp will open in March of 2015.
Registration is limited to the first 100 campers!!!! Once the completed registration form is received, additional information, a confirmation letter, an insurance waiver, and a health card will be mailed out. Be sure to get your registration form in early as the enrollment is limited to the first 100 youth that apply.

Housing: All campers will be housed in Bailey Hall on the University of Minnesota, St. Paul Campus. Bailey Hall is located at 1458 N Cleveland Avenue, St. Paul, MN. The dorm is located on the St. Paul campus and is within walking distance of all activities. Registration will be located in the Bailey Hall entry way.

What to bring: Campers need to bring normal clothing items, a sleeping bag, clipping and showmanship clothes, clipping and fitting supplies. Also bring along the usual toiletry items and towels. See Packing List.

Like the Gopher Dairy Club on Facebook to check out photos from last year's camp.

Questions? Contact Rachael Rostad at 507-421-4680 or

Ansci-Gopher Dairy Camp-2013 Group Photo at TCF

Gopher Dairy Camp 2013.
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