Class 2 – Cattle

Sunday, September 16th, 2018

Time:  11:00am

Superintendent:  Alan Carroll  (519) 768.2759

Sponsors:  Masterfeeds, Denfield Livestock Exchange, Bob Paterson, Al Carroll, Alan and Lois Woolner, Neil and Jean Fleming, Judy Macuda, Dixon Feed Service, Waldorf Farms, West Elgin Accounting, Elgin Beef Farmers.

  1. All cattle to be on the grounds and registered by 10:00am
  2. NOTE: The “Everyone Pays” policy applies.  Everyone entering the fairgrounds is required to pay admission.
  3. ANY EXHIBITOR MAY HAVE A DOUBLE ENTRY IN TWO SECTIONS ONLY. SUBSEQUENT CLASSES WILL ONLY BE ALLOWED A SINGLE ENTRY.
  4. AT ANY TIME A MEMBER OF THE FAIR BOARD EXECUTIVE MAY ASK TO SEE YOUR 4H MEMBERSHIP CARD.
  5. IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT CATTLE STAY ON THE FAIRGROUNDS UNTIL 4:00PM.
  6. CATTLE EXHIBITING FEE: $5.00 entry fee per animal.

4H Inter-County Beef Calf Competition

Prize Sections 1-8:  1st $40; 2nd $35; 3rd $30

All placings after 3rd receive $5.00.

Prize Section 9:  Grand Champion – $40 and rosette; Reserve Champion – $30 and rosette

  1. Junior heifer Calves born between January 1, 2018 and March 31, 2018
  2. Junior Yearling Heifers born between April 1, 2017 and December 31, 2017
  3. Senior Yearling Heifers born between January 1, 2017 and March 31, 2017
  4. Market Heifer
  5. Market Steer
  6. Junior Showmanship – 9-13 years as of January 1, 2018
  7. Intermediate Showmanship – 14-17 years as of January 1, 2018
  8. Senior Showmanship – 18-21 years as of January 1, 2018
  9. Grand and Reserve Champion Showman – top 2 entries from Sections 6, 7 and 8.

Specials for ANY youth

Prize:  1st $50; 2nd $45; 3rd $40; 4th $25; 5th–15th $15

 For any individual, 16 years of age or younger (do not need to be a 4H member and calves do not need to be owned by showman or their family. May borrow a calf to show).  Entries will be judged on 75% Showmanship and 25% animal.

Open Breeding Cattle Classes – All breeds welcome.

Prize Sections 11-18:  1st $50; 2nd $45; 3rd $40; 4th $35

Sections 19 and 20:  1st $50; 2nd $40 and rosette

  1. Bull Calf 2018
  2. Bull – April 1, 2017–December 31, 2017
  3. Bull – January 1, 2017–March 31, 2017
  4. Heifer Calf 2018
  5. Female – April 1, 2017–December 31, 2017
  6. Female – January 1, 2017-March 31, 2017
  7. Female with calf at foot
  8. Herd – both sexes represented
  9. Champion and Reserve Male
  10. Champion and Reserve Female

Market Class

Prize Sections 21-23:  1st $50; 2nd $45; 3rd $40; 4th $35

Section 24:  1st $50; 2nd $40 and rosette

  1. Heavy Steers
  2. Light Steers
  3. Grade heifer – any weight
  4. Champion and Reserve Market Animal
  5. Junior Showmanship Special – Open to all non-4H members, 9 and under. May have help from parent or other adult.  No entry fee.  Entries to be made prior to Special.  Each exhibitor to receive $5.00.