Youth Group (BYG) - Region 5
Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan,
Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin
The Beltie Youth Group (BYG) is a national youth association sponsored by the Belted Galloway Society. Financial support comes from the
Belted Galloway Foundation, private donations and local and regional support. Area Five (5) BYG participates and partners heavily with the GLBGA
shows and activities.
The goal of the BYG is to solicit, educate, mentor and develop youth interest in the belted galloway cattle. This is accomplished
by a separate youth newsletter, special educational training sessions, youth cattle shows, showmanship camps/shows, and a variety of special activities
developed strictly for the youth. This is a “fun” group and one that although has a serious side as well, wants to coach and mentor
the youth to become interested in belted galloway cattle.
Membership is open to all youth up to age 21 years. Additional information can be obtained by contacting one of the coordinators.