Jr. Dairy - Department H2

H2- TWO DAY DAIRY SHOW

Friday, August 14th – All Heifers—Breeds will show by the listing order in the book—Holstein, R&W Holstein, Jersey, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, Milking Shorthorn, Ayrshire—Starting with Spring Calves through Jr. Best Three and ending with Grand Champion Heifer Over All Breeds.

Saturday, August 15th – All Cows—Breeds will show by the listing order in the book beginning with Jr. Two Year Olds. This will be followed by Grand Champion Female Over All Breeds and then Group Classes.

Entry Fee $4.00     Premiums Offered $8,978.00

ATTENTION DAIRY EXHIBITORS!

  1. Every exhibit regardless of class, must be entered with the FAIR BOARD SECRETARY, Susan Banks.

  2. No animal will be permitted to compete for more than one class except as one of a herd or pair.

  3. Members of immediate family ONLY may combine entries to show in group class. OPEN SHOW ONLY.

  4. Any yearling that has calved must be shown in JR. Two-Year Old Cow Class.

  5. Any breed with less than 20 head may be combined at the discretion of the superintendents.

  6. EXHIBITOR’S TAGS must be worn in show ring.

  7. PROOF OF EXHIBITOR’S AGE required for JR. Show, i.e., birth certificate, driver’s license.

  8. JR. Show entries must be exhibited by a JR. Exhibitor.

  9. Open Show & JR. Show are shown together.

  10. Proper dairy show attire, white pants and clean shirt, recommended for exhibitor to appropriately represent the dairy industry.

  11. Each exhibitor must check registration and health papers at the Superintendent’s headquarters prior to JR. Show time.

CLASS DATES FOR ALL BREEDS:

Spring Heifer Calf – March 1, 2020 to May 31, 2020

Winter Heifer Calf – Dec. 1, 2019 to Feb. 28, 2020

Fall Heifer Calf – Sept. 1, 2019 to Nov. 30, 2019

Summer Yearling Heifer – June 1, 2019 to Aug. 31, 2019

Spring Yearling Heifer – March 1, 2019 to May 31, 2019

Winter Yearling Heifer – Dec. 1, 2018 to Feb. 28, 2019

Fall Yearling Heifer – Sept. 1, 2018 to Nov. 30, 2018

Jr. Two-Year Old Cow – March 1, 2018 to Aug. 31, 2018

Sr. Two-Year Old Cow – Sept. 1, 2017 to Feb. 28, 2018

Jr. Three-Year Old Cow – March 1, 2017 to Aug. 31, 2017

Sr. Three-Year Old Cow – Sept. 1, 2016 to Feb. 28, 2017

Four-Year Old Cow – Sept. 1, 2015 to Aug. 31, 2016

Five-Year Old Cow ­– Sept. 1, 2014 to Aug. 31, 2015

Aged Cow – Before Sept. 1, 2014

Dry Three- and Four-Year Old Cow – Sept. 1, 2015 to Aug. 31, 2017

Dry Aged Cow – Before Sept. 1, 2015

Ownership: Heifer – June 1, Cow – January 1

H2-CLASS 10-JUNIOR DAIRY STEER

Show will be on Saturday, August 15th immediately following dairy show


Entry Fee $4.00 Per Entry

 

Housing will be in the 4-H aisle with your club.

Open dairy steers - open to all 4-H steers.

Dairy steers will be weighed at 4-H time.

These weights will be used to divide the class.

Steers must be castrated and dehorned.

 

Acceptable dairy breeds (can be crossed dairy x dairy) Holstein, Brown Swiss, Jersey, Ayrshire and Guernsey Classes will be divided by the Superintendent into lightweight, mediumweight,  and heavy weight.
 

Youth Dairy Judging Contest 

Open to first 20 entries, boy or girl between ages 8 & 18 years of age as of Sept. 1, 2019. Contestants will determine placings in two lineups of animals as selected by the Superin­tendent. Contest to be held Wednesday, August 12th at 12:30 p.m. prior to the VIP Dairy Show. No entry fee.

In case of ties, premium amounts will be adjusted

Entry Form

Step 1: Download Application Form file below

Step 2: Save File, Enter Data and Save File. 

Step 3: Print File

Step 4: Mail to address of Form with Checks payable to: Boone County Fair Association 

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