APPLICATION: Those making application for Linear Appraisal are subject to all existing rules and regulations of the American Dairy Goat Association, which govern this program. All persons who appraise under the auspices of the ADGA shall grant to ADGA the right to provide scores resulting from this program through ADGA publication media and to use them as needed for any research or study project. Permission is also given to the American Dairy Goat Association to photograph animals for use in the ADGA Linear Appraisal program for the purpose of high score verification, as well as developing a photo library of high scoring animals for educational use. ADGA has the right to crop the photograph at its discretion.
APPLICATION FEE: PROVIDE PAYMENT DETAILS BELOW.
VALUE!: $5.00 DISCOUNT for BOTH LA & DHIR APPLICATIONS: MUST BE SENT TOGETHER - WILL BE APPLIED ON THE DHIR APPLICATION
$35 Postmarked on or before Jan. 31, 2017
$50 Postmarked Feb. 1 – March 1, 2017
$100 Postmarked after March 1, 2017**if herd can be accommodated in scheduling.
First 1-25 Adult Animals .................…$8.50 each
Next 26-50 Adult Animals ...............…$7.50 each
Next 51+ Adult Animals ..................…$6.50 each
Young Stock .....................................Suspended for 2017
Minimum Stop Fee ............................ $250.00
Minimum Stop as Host Herd: (Responsible for Minimum Stop Fee less Transported Animal Fees) It may not be possible to accommodate individual stops with less than 16 animals.) Host herds will be publicized on the member portion of the website to assist with maximizing efficiency of stops/sessions. Name, city and state only will be listed.
Transport goats to Host Herd: (Please obtain permission from Host!) Transport Herd Animal Fees will be charged on a per head basis for the animals estimated (and presented) depending upon the total number of animals at the stop and the age of the animals. Transport herds will be publicized on the member portion of the website. See host info above.
Minimum Stop – Private/not hosting: It is unlikely that we can accommodate individual stops with less than 16 animals.
Special Session ($100 Application Fee):if scheduling allows. 2017 specials need to be ‘out of season’.
If participating in both DHIR and LA then you must submit both forms together. Link to Renewal DHIR form or New Herd Form and complete if you selected any of the first 3 options listed above.
Members: You can add funds to your ADGA account at by clicking HERE
We will hold forms for processing one week from submission date for receipt of payment.
Indemnification and Release: To the fullest extent permitted by law, applicant shall defend, indemnify, pay, and hold harmless ADGA, its agents, employees, representatives, successors, and assigns from and against any and all claims, demands, fines, suits, actions, proceedings, fees, orders, decrees, judgments, costs and expenses, including court costs and attorney’s fees, resulting from or in connection with injury or damage to any property or person, including death, arising out of or resulting from the performance of any part or aspect of the linear appraisal program and the use or occupancy of Applicant’s property. In addition, I Agree to Abide by All ADGA Linear Appraisal Program Rules.
By clicking the button below to submit this application, I agree to the above terms.