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Fair E-tales

Having taken on the Waukesha County Fair, intrepid Lake Country Publications/NOW reporter Megan Sukovich now takes us on the tilt-a-whirlwind adventure that is the 2014 Wisconsin State Fair.

Animal of the day: the goat

Did you know that the short ears of the lamancha goat are due to a mutation that occurred when scientist did an experiment to make them produce a higher quality of milk? James Knuth, 17, of Waukesha has been showing goats for eight years at the Waukesha County Fair and loves to share this fact with fairgoers. James’ favorite part about the fair is showing his favorite animal, the goat, and educating people about it's unique quallities. “When you show a goat, it’s all about being elegant,” says James. 

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