|International Goat Association||
Board members of the International Goat Association (IGA) attended the 2017 National Symposium on Sheep and Goat and the 7th Member Meeting of Sheep and Goat Branch of the Chinese Association of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine from August 18 to 21, 2017 at Shijiazhuang, China. A total of 14 Board members, the Executive Director, and members of the advisory board from different areas of the world met together to discuss further development of the Association. Great appreciation was expressed to Dr. Yingjie Zhang, Professor of the Agricultural University of Hebei, President of the Sheep and Goat Branch of the Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, and his student Ms. Xuejiao Yin for their dedication to organizing the trip.
Dear IGA Members,
The upcoming 12th International Conference on Goats will mark the beginning of a new Board of Directors. Voting for the nominees will begin soon.
In order to prepare the ballot, we need candidates. The success of IGA depends on a strong, diverse and active board. If you know someone who would be a great addition to the Board, then please send us their name and a short bio. Nominees should:
There are many great benefits of being an IGA member in 2016:
The International Goat Association promotes goat research and development for the benefit of humankind, to alleviate poverty, to promote prosperity and to improve the quality of life.