DEPARTMENT 2

DAIRY CATTLE


Rules and Regulations - Please refer to General Rules

 

1.  All cattle must comply with livestock health rules and regulations.

2. Exhibitors will be expected to display or parade their animals as directed by the Superintendent; to accept the stall assigned without controversy; to keep their animals in an attractive appearance, and to cooperate with the Department in every way that may serve to increase the educational value of the show.

3. Exhibitors of livestock must inform themselves as to when their stock will be judged. Stock must be in the ring promptly on call and a failure to comply with the order renders exhibits liable to be ruled out of competing.

4. Decorations with ribbons or ornaments previously won by animals at shows shall be prohibited until after the awards have been made in their respective classes by the judges.

5.  Exhibitors must have all animals listed for competition on the grounds no later than 5:00 p.m., August 14. All animals shall remain on the premises until 10:00 p.m., August 20, unless released by the Superintendent.

6. The exhibitors will be expected to keep the space they occupy in a clean and sanitary condition and to remove all their equipment promptly as the Superintendent may direct.

7. Only one entry per exhibitor in group classes.

 

Section 1

Open Classes

Entry Fee: $5.00 per head by July 15

NOTE: The same classifications and premiums as stated below apply to each breed. Use the following designation for breed classes:              

100 - Ayrshire              400 - Holstein             700 - Red & White

                200 - Brown Swiss      500 - Jersey               800 - Other, Nat’l Recognized Reg. Dairy Breeds Not Listed

                 300 - Guernsey           600 - Milking Shorthorn 

 

   CLASS                                                                                                                                 PREMIUMS

01 - Spring (junior) calf born between March 1, and May 31, 2017

                                                                                           $12             $10             $8             $7           $6

02 - Winter (intermediate) calf born between December 1, 2016, and February 28, 2017

                                                                                           $12             $10             $8             $7           $6

03 - Fall (senior) calf born between September 1, and November 30, 2016

                                                                                           $12             $10             $8             $7           $6

04 - Summer yearling born between June 1, and August 31, 2016

                                                                                           $12             $10             $8             $7           $6

05 - Spring (junior) yearling born between March 1, and May 31, 2016

                                                                                           $12             $10            $8             $7           $6

06 - Winter (intermediate) yearling born between December 1, 2015 and February 28, 2016

                                                                                           $12             $10             $8             $7           $6

07 - Fall (senior) yearling born between September 1, and November 30, 2015

                                                                                           $12             $10             $8             $7           $6

08 - Junior Champion Female                                                                             Ribbon

09 - Reserve Champion Female                                                                          Ribbon

10 - *Junior Get-of-sire, three animals under 2 yrs. old, all by 1 sire, need not all be from same herd

                                                                                           $20           $18           $16           $14         $12

11 - Dry Cow, 4 yrs. and under born on or after September 1, 2012

                                                                                           $20           $18           $16           $14         $12

12 - Dry Cow, 5 yrs. and over born before September 1, 2012

                                                                                           $20           $18           $16           $14         $12

13 - Fall Yearling in Milk, born between September 1, and November 30, 2015 (Must have calved)

                                                                                           $30           $27           $24           $21         $18

14 - Junior 2 yr. old born between March 1, and August 31, 2015

                                                                                           $30           $27           $24           $21         $18

15 - Senior 2 yr. old born between September 1, 2014, and February 28, 2015

                                                                                           $30           $27           $24           $21         $18

16 - Junior 3 yr. old born between March 1, and August 31, 2014

                                                                                           $30           $27           $24           $21         $18

17 - Senior 3 yr. old born between September 1, 2013, and February 28, 2014

                                                                                           $30           $27           $24           $21         $18

18 - 4 yr. old born between September 1, 2012, and August 31, 2013

                                                                                           $30           $27           $24           $21         $18

19 - Five yr. old born between September 1, 2011, and August 31, 2012

                                                                                           $30           $27           $24           $21         $18

20 - Six years and over, born before September 1, 2011

                                                                                           $30           $27           $24           $21         $18

21 - Cow in milk, any age, to be judged on udder alone               $30           $25           $20           $15         $10

22 - *Senior get-of-sire, 3 animals, 2 yrs. old or over, need not be from 1 herd                                     

                                                                                           $30           $25           $20           $15         $10

23 - *Best 3 females, any age, bred and owned by Exhibitor         $30           $25           $20           $15         $10

24 - *Dairy herd, 3 cows that have freshened, all owned by one exhibitor

                                                                                           $30           $25           $20           $15         $10

25 - *Produce of dam, 2 animals any age either sex, the produce of one cow, need not be owned by one exhibitor

                                                                                           $30           $25           $20           $15         $10

26 - *Dam and daughter, any age, need not be owned by the same exhibitor

                                                                                           $30           $25           $20           $15         $10

27 - Best Breed and Owned                                                          Ribbon or Rosette

28 - Senior Champion Female                                                      Ribbon or Rosette

29 - Reserve Senior Champion Female                                          Ribbon or Rosette

30 - Grand Champion Female                                                       Ribbon or Rosette

31 - Reserve Grand Champion Female                                          Ribbon or Rosette