30 Day Butterfat Awards


These awards will be given to qualifying does based on a continuous 30 day milk record and no less than 2 butterfat tests.


1 point will be awarded for each .6 pounds of butterfat produced

1 point will be awarded for each 15 day period since the goat freshened

No more than 40% of the total points may be derived from days in milk.


Age at Freshening
up to 20 months
21-30 months OR 10+ years
31monts-9years
Swiss Group



Yellow D
19-23
24-28
30-33
Red D
24-28
29-33
34-39
Blue D
29+
34-42
40-49
Purple D
N/A
43+
50+
N/L Group



Yellow D
18-22
23-27
29-32
Red D
23-27
28-32
33-39
Blue D
28+
33-42
40-49
Purple D
N/A
43+
50+
M/D Group



Yellow D
16-20
20-24
24-28
Red D
21-25
25-29
29-32
Blue D
26+
30-35
33-39
Purple D
N/A
36+
40+
P/D Group



Yellow D
11-13
16-19
16-19
Red D
14-17
20-23
20-23
Blue D
18+
24-27
24-27
Purple D
N/A
28+
28+




Butterfat Test

International Dairy Goat Registry- International Fiber Breed Registry