**The Gopher Dairy club has made the tough decision to cANCEL THE 2020 GOPHER DAIRY CAMP DUE TO COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.**
Gopher Dairy Camp
The 2020 Gopher Dairy Camp, hosted by the Gopher Dairy Club in cooperation with the Minnesota 4-H Dairy Project Committee and the Minnesota Livestock Breeders' Association, will be held June 14-16 on the University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus.
Gopher Dairy Camp is a fun 3-day workshop for teens who want to improve their dairy cattle skills. The camp is open to all youth who have completed grades 6-9, but have not yet started 10th grade. Activities include Dairy Fitting and Showmanship Workshops, Dairy Showmanship Contest, the Gopher Gold Auction, Dairy Foods Workshop, and fun around the Twin Cities.
The Gopher Dairy Club is already looking forward to hosting the 2021 Gopher Dairy CAmp!
Camp Fee: $70 per youth
Registration: Registration forms for the 2020 camp are due May 31. Attendance is limited to the first 100 campers who apply.
Housing: All campers will be housed in Minnesota State Fair 4-H Building. The 4-H Building is located at 1412 Cosgrove St, Falcon Heights, MN. The dorm is located on the state fairgrounds and campers will be shuttled to campus for the activities. Registration will be located in the 4-H Building 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.
Questions?: Contact Katie Thompson, Camp Co-Chair, at 507-884-4860 or
Sponsors play a major role in the success of the Gopher Dairy Camp.
Thank you to the 2019 Camp Sponsors!