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Her Majesty, who is the regiment's official Colonel-in-Chief, met the four-legged creatures as she handed the vegetables to cadets, troops and veterans at Lucknow Barracks in Tidworth, Wiltshire.
The animals, who are stationed the Goat Major, Fusilier Matthew Owen, have been recruited by the battalion since 1844 and their duties include taking part in ceremonial parades and guarding Buckingham Palace.
Her Majesty stood on the dais of the parade square and took the royal salute before the National Anthem was played.
She inspected the parade while sat in the back passenger seat of a Range Rover and later met two regimental goats, Shenkin and Llywelyn.
They would however have some machines in stock so that so that it is possible that a July model may be to either the previous or the next year's specification.
The code consisted of three parts, the first as two letters giving month and year respectively, the second was a five digit number and the third a model code. After dating and identifying many thousands of BSA's we have found that often a bike was built or shipped outside the dates given by the lettering system so this should only be used as a rough guide to the year and month of your machine.
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'I am also delighted to be able to present leeks to representatives of the regiment, from cadets to comrades, and to meet the new mascot, Llywelyn,' she said.The leeks, a symbol of St David, were wrapped in red thread and dipped in gold before being pinned on the hats of regimental soldiers.Dressed in a heather wool tweed coat by Karl Ludwig and a jaunty hat, the Queen brightened up an otherwise dreary day in Wiltshire.On most BSA's the frame number is located in the following places.It is always stamped; raised numbers are casting part numbers.