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DEPARTMENT H- Beef

BEEF DIVISION

Beef market animal classes will be split into weight classes prior to the show.  When filling in entry forms, use premium number for heavy weight class.


Premiums Offered: $9,210.00
Entry Fee: $18.00 (Winners Only)
Pen-Stall Fee: $14.00 Per Head

 Premiums: 1st $50.00 - 2nd $47.00 - 3rd $45.00 - 4th $42.00 - 5th $40.00 - 6th $38.00

55001. Hereford Market Steer Light Weight
55002. Hereford Market Steer Heavy Weight
55003. Angus Market Steer Light Weight
55004. Angus Market Steer Heavy Weight  
55005. AOB Market Steer Light Weight 
55006. AOB Market Steer Heavy Weight
55007. Commercial Market Steer Light Weight
55008. Commercial Market Steer Medium Weight
55009. Commercial Market Steer Heavy Weight



Hereford (Polled or Horned)

Premiums: 1st. $50.00 - 2nd $47.00 - 3rd. $45.00 - 4th $42.00 - 5th $40.00 - 6th $38.00

55010. Jr. Heifer Calf born after January 1, 2017
55011. Sr. Heifer Calf born September 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016
55012. Summer Yearling Heifer born May 1, 2016 to August 31, 2016
55013. Jr. Yearling Heifer born March 1, 2016 to April 30, 2016
55014. Jr. Yearling Heifer born January 1, 2016 to February 28, 2016
55015. Sr. Yearling Heifer born September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015
55016. Beef Cow/Calf
55017. Bull calf, born after January 1, 2017

Black Angus

Premiums: 1st. $50.00 - 2nd $47.00  - 3rd $45.00 - 4th $42.00
 

55018. Jr. Heifer Calf born after January 1, 2017
55019. Sr. Heifer Calf born September 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016
55020. Summer Yearling Heifer born May 1, 2016 to August 31, 2016
55021. Jr. Heifer born March 1, 2016 to April 30, 2016
55022. Jr. Yearling Heifer born January 1, 2016 to February 28, 2016
55023. Sr. Yearling Heifer born September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015
55024. Beef Cow/Calf
55025. Bull calf, born after January 1, 2017

All other Breeds

Premiums: 1st. $50.00 - 2nd $47.00  - 3rd $45.00 - 4th $42.00

55026. Jr. Heifer Calf born after January 1, 2017
55027. Sr. Heifer Calf born September 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016
55028. Summer Yearling Heifer born May 1, 2016 to August 31, 2016
55029. Beef Summer Yearling Heifer, born May 1 to August 31, 2016
55030. Jr. Yearling Heifer born March 1, 2016 to April 30, 2016
55031. Jr. Yearling Heifer born January 1, 2016 to February 28, 2016
55032. Sr. Yearling Heifer born September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015
55033. Beef Cow/Calf
55034. Bull calf, born after January 1, 2017

Commercial

Premiums 1st. $50.00 - 2nd $47.00 - 3rd $45.00 - $4th - $42.00

(The following 4 heifer classes will be split by weights)
55035. Heifer class, must be born after September 1, 2015
55036. Heifer class, must be born after September 1, 2015
55037. Heifer class, must be born after September 1, 2015
55038. Heifer class, must be born after September 1, 2015
55039. Beef Cow/Calf
55040. Bull Calf, born after January 1, 2017

Beef Premiere Classes

Premiums: 1st $50.00 - 2nd $47.00 - 3rd $45.00 - 4th $42.00 - 5th $40.00 – 6th $38.00

55041.  Rate of Gain

55042.  Carcass

 

MONROE COUNTY 4-H & FFA BEEF SHOW & SALE RULES

1. Ownership and tattoo dates:
*Steers owned and personally cared for by exhibitor since February 1, 2017.
*Heifers, owned by June 1, 2016 and cows, owned by January 1, 2017
*Steers calved on or after January 1, 2016.
*Steers weighed and tattooed--between Feb.1 & March 15, 2017.

2.  The 4-H/FFA members are responsible for bringing the animal to the final weigh-in, Monday, July 24, 2017.
3. Steers must be in place in the barn by 9 a.m. on Monday of the County Fair. No feed or water after 9 a.m.

4. 4-H/FFA members are allowed to nominate two steers at the initial weigh-in, which will be exhibited at County Fair.  Additional steers can be weighed for State Fair competition.

5. If animal dies or if there is another problem causing the animal not to be exhibited and sold, the exhibitor MUST contact the Monroe County Extension Office as soon as possible.

6. The 4-H/FFA members will designate one steer for the sale at the final weigh-in. Exhibitors awarded Grand Champion & Reserve can switch their steers for the sale.

7. Steers will be tattooed in an ear with a state designated tattoo when they are weighed.

8. Steers must be clean and be able to be controlled for both of the weigh-ins.

9. Sale order will be determined by random drawing held at the final weigh-in.

10. All steers must be halter broken for the show.

11. Participants are responsible for delivery of the animal to the processor.

12. Seller is responsible for carcass if rejected by inspector.

TROPHIES
The Grand Champion Market Steer, Jr.and 4-H Classes, will be awarded a trophy by R & M Oil Supply Inc.

The Grand Champion Beef Female, Jr. & 4-H Classes, will be awarded a trophy by The Trophy Room.
The Jr. Beef Showmanship trophy will be awarded by Monroe County Electric Co-op.

The Jr. Beef Showmanship trophy will be awarded by Valentine Auto Body

The Intermediate Beef Showmanship trophy will be awarded by Monroe County 4-H Federation.
The Sr. Beef Showmanship trophy will be awarded by Trost Plastics.

The Top Beef Rate of Gain will be awarded a trophy from Monroe County Cattlemen’s Association.
The Buyer of the Grand Champion Market Steer will receive a trophy sponsored by Monroe County Cattlemen’s Association.

DEPARTMENT H- Dairy

DAIRY DIVISION

Lactating dairy cows are only required to be on the fairgrounds by 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 26, 2017.

Premiums Offered: $4199.00
Entry Fee: $18.00 (Winners Only)
Pen - Stall Fee: $6.00 per head

1st $47.00 - 2nd $45.00 - 3rd $43.00 - 4th $41.00 - 5th $38.00 - 6th $33.00

HOLSTEINS

Prem. No.
55100. Junior Heifer Calf, - March 1, 2017 and after
55101. Winter Heifer Calf, - December 1, 2016 to February 28, 2017
55102. Fall Heifer Calf, - September 1, 2016 to November 30, 2016
55103. Summer Yearling, - June 1, 2016 to August 31, 2016
55104. Spring Yearling Heifer - March 1, 2016 to May 31, 2016
55105. Winter Yearling Heifer - December 1, 2015 to February 28, 2016
55106. Fall Yearling Heifer - September 1, 2015 to November 30, 2015
55107. Junior Best Three Females born September 1, 2015 or after
55108. Junior Two-Year Old Cow - March 1,2015 to August 31, 2015
55109. Senior Two-Year Old Cow - Sept. 1, 2014 to Feb. 28, 2015
55110. Three-Year Old Cow - Sept. 1, 2013 to Aug. 31, 2014
55111. Four-Year Old Cow - Sept. 1, 2012 to Aug. 31, 2013
55112. Aged Cow - born before Aug. 31, 2012
55113. Dry Three and Four-Year Old Cows - Sept. 1, 2013 to Aug. 31, 2014
55114. Dry Aged Cow - Born before Sept. 1, 2012
55115. Pair of Females - any age, owned by same exhibitor, only one entry per exhibitor
55116. Dam and Daughter - owned by same exhibitor

ALL OTHER BREEDS

55117. Junior Heifer Calf, - March 1, 2017 and after
55118. Winter Heifer Calf, - December 1, 2016 to February 28, 2017
55119. Fall Heifer Calf, - September 1, 2016 to November 30, 2016
55120. Summer Yearling, - June 1, 2016 to August 31, 2016
55121. Spring Yearling Heifer - March 1, 2016 to May 31, 2016
55122. Winter Yearling Heifer - December 1, 2015 to February 28, 2016
55123. Fall Yearling Heifer - September 1, 2015 to November 30, 2015
55124. Junior Best Three Females born September 1, 2015 or after
55125. Junior Two-Year Old Cow - March 1,2015 to August 31, 2015
55126. Senior Two-Year Old Cow - Sept. 1, 2014 to Feb. 28, 2015
55127. Three-Year Old Cow - Sept. 1, 2013 to Aug. 31, 2014
55128. Four-Year Old Cow - Sept. 1, 2012 to Aug. 31, 2013
55129. Aged Cow - born before Aug. 31, 2012
55130. Dry Three and Four-Year Old Cows - Sept. 1, 2013 to Aug. 31, 2014
55131. Dry Aged Cow - Born before Sept. 1, 2012
55132. Pair of Females - any age, owned by same exhibitor, only one entry per exhibitor
55133. Dam and Daughter - owned by same exhibitor

 

 

TROPHIES:
The Grand Champion Dairy Cow, Holstein, Junior & 4-H Classes, will be awarded a trophy by the First National Bank of Waterloo.
The Grand Champion Dairy Heifer, Holstein, Junior & 4-H Classes, will be awarded a trophy by George Obernagel.

The Grand Champion Dairy Cow, All Other Breeds, Junior & 4-H Classes, will be awarded a trophy by the Monroe County 4-H Federation.

The Grand Champion Dairy Heifer, All Other Breeds, Junior & 4-H Classes, will be awarded a trophy by R & M Oil Supply Inc.
Jr. Dairy Division, All Breeds, Showmanship, Monroe County Juniors and Monroe County 4-H members will be awarded a trophy by J & J Septic & Sewer Cleaning, LLC.

DEPARTMENT H- Sheep

SHEEP DIVISION
Premiums Offered: $5,345.00
Entry Fee: $8.00 (Winners Only)
Pen/Stall Fee: $3.00 per head; $3.00 per fleece
Judging Begins at 6:30 p.m.
Monday, July 24, 2017
Supts. Nancy Sanford and Pam Mueller

PEE WEE LAMB SHOW

Age Limit; 5 TO 7 YEARS OF AGE BY SEPT, 2016
Must live in Monroe County
Requirements: Health papers
Lamb born after Sept 1, 2016
Lamb must be entered in the sheep show.
Child must be accompanied by an adult in the showing for safety reasons.
Any child that is interested in this class may sign-up on entry night June 28, 2017, 6-8:30 pm at the fairgrounds.
Prizes will be ribbon only.
If you have any questions please call Nancy Sanford, 618-458-4545

SOUTHDOWN CLASS

1st $33 – 2nd $29 – 3rd $27 – 4th $25 – 5th $23 – 6th $21

Prem. No.
55400. Ram, 1 year and over
55401. Ram lamb, born after Sept. 1
55402. Champion Ram - $23

55403.  Reserve Championship - $18

55404.  Aged ewe, 2 years and Older

55405.  Yearling ewe, 1 year and under 2

55406.  Ewe lamb, born after Sept. 1

55407.  Championship Ewe - $23

55408.  Reserve Champion - $18

 

 



                                   MARKET ANIMAL CLASS
                     
(Wether Lamb or ewe lamb born after September 1)
1st $33.00 - 2nd $29.00 - 3rd $27.00 - 4th $25.00 5th $24.00 - 6th $24.00 - 7th $24.00

 8th $24.00 - 9th $24.00 -10th $24.00
 

Prem. No.
55409. Suffolk Market Animal
55410. Hampshire Market Animal
55411. Dorset Market Animal
55412. Oxford Marker Animal
55413. All Other Market Animals A
55414. All Other Market Animals B
Enter only 1 animal in A class and in B Class.

DORSET, COTSWORD, & ALL OTHER WHITEFACE BREEDS

1st $33.00 -2nd  $29.00 – 3rd  $27.00 – 4th $25.00 – 5th $23.00 – 6th $21.00

Prem. No.
55415. Ram, 1 year and older
55416. Ram Lamb, born after September 1
55417. Champion Ram - $23.00
55418. Reserve Champion Ram -$18.00
55419. Aged Ewe, 2 years and older
55420. Ewe Yearling, 1 year and under 2 years
55421. Ewe lamb, born after Sept. 1
55422. Champion Ewe - $23.00
55423. Reserve Champion Ewe - $18.00

Suffolks & Hampshires
1st $33.00 - 2nd $29.00 - 3rd $27.00 - 4th $25.00 - 5th $23.00 - 6th $21.00

Prem. No.
55424. Ram, 1 year and older
55425. Ram Lamb, born after September 1
55426. Champion Ram-$23.00
55427. Reserve Champion Ram -$18.00
55428. Aged Ewe, 2 years and older
55429. Yearling Ewe, 1 year and under 2 years
55430. Ewe lamb, born after Sept. 1
55431. Champion Ewe - $23.00
55432. Reserve Champion Ewe - $18.00

Oxford & all other Black Face Breeds
1st $33.00 - 2nd $29.00 - 3rd $27.00 - 4th $25.00 - 5th $23.00 - 6th $21.00

Prem. No.
55433. Ram, 1 year and older
55434. Ram Lamb, born after September 1
55435. Champion Ram-$23.00
55436. Reserve Champ. Ram -$18.00
55437. Aged Ewe, 2 years and older
55438. Yearling Ewe, 1 year and under 2 years
55439. Ewe lamb, born after September 1
55440. Champion Ewe - $23.00
55441. Reserve Champion Ewe -$18.00

SHOWMANSHIP

Sr. Sheep Showmanship 13-18

Jr.  Sheep Showmanship 8-12

 

Lamb Premier Classes
1st. $33.00 - 2nd $29.00 - 3rd $27.00 - 4th $25.00 - 5th. $23.00 - 6th $21.00

Prem. No.
55442. Rate of Gain
55443. Carcass

Grand Champion Overall

Prem. No.
55444 Grand Champion Market Animal - $38.00
55445. Reserve Grand Champion Market Animal - $33.00
55446. Grand Champion Ram - $38.00
55447. Reserve Grand Champion Ram - $33.00
55448. Grand Champion Ewe - $38.00
55449. Reserve Grand Ewe - $33.00

MONROE COUNTY 4-H & FFA SHEEP SHOW & SALE RULES

      Ownership and tattoo dates:

a.       Must be lambed on or after September 1, 2016

b.      Must be owned no later than May 15, 2017

c.       Must be weighed, tattooed and tagged between March 15-May 16, 2017.

2.      4-H/FFA members are allowed to nominate two lambs at the initial weigh-in, which will be exhibited at the County Fair.

3.     Lambs will be tattooed in an ear with a state designated tattoo when they are weighed in.

4.     The 4-H/FFA members are responsible for bringing the animal to the final weigh-in on Tuesday, July 25, 2017.

5.     If animal dies or if there is another problem causing the animal not to be exhibited or sold, the exhibitor MUST contact the Monroe County Extension office as soon as possible.

6.     The 4-H/FFA member will designate one lamb for the sale at the final weigh-in.  Exhibitors awarded Grand Champion or Reserve Champion can switch their lambs for sale.

7.     Sale order will be determined by random drawing held at the final weigh-in.

8.     Participants are responsible for delivery of the animal to the processor.

9.     Seller is responsible for carcass if rejected by inspector.


TROPHIES
Grand Champion Ram sponsored by Select Propane.
Grand Champion Ewe sponsored by Gateway FS, Inc.
Grand Champion Market Animal sponsored by Monroe County Sheep Producers.
Jr. Sheep Showmanship sponsored by Schubert’s Smokehouse.
Sr. Sheep Showmanship sponsored by Nabers Shop.
Buyer of the Grand Champion Sheep Market Animal Sponsored by Monroe County Sheep Producers.
Top Rate of Gain Lamb sponsored by Valentine Auto Body.

DEPARTMENT H- Swine

SWINE DIVISION
Premiums Offered: $7,574.00
Entry Fee: $8.00 (Winners Only)
Pen/Stall Fee: $3.00 per head

PUREBRED GILTS

Premiums:
1st $29.00 - 2nd $28.00 - 3rd $25.00 - 4th $24.00

Premium No.
55600. Gilt farrowed Jan. 1 and after
55601. Gilt farrowed Feb. 1 and after
55602. Pair of Gilts, farrowed Jan. 1 and after

COMMERCIAL GILTS (3 way X or more)
1st $29.00 - 2nd $27.00 - 3rd $25.00 - 4th $24.00 - 5th $23.00 - 6th $22.00 - 7th $21.00 - 8th $20.00

Premium No.
55603. Gilt, farrowed January 1 thru January 15
55604. Gilt, farrowed January 16 thru January 31
55605. Gilt, farrowed February 1 thru February 15
55606. Gilt, farrowed February 16 thru February 29
55607. Gilt, farrowed March 1 and after
55608. Pair of Gilts, farrowed January 1 thru January 31
55609. Pair of Gilts, farrowed February 1 thru February 29
55610. Pair of Gilts, farrowed March 1 and after

X BRED GILTS
Premiums:
1st $29.00 - 2nd $27.00 - 3rd $25.00 - 4th $24.00 - 5th $23.00 - 6th $22.00 - 7th $21.00 - 8th $20.00

Prem. No.
55611. Gilt, farrowed January 1 thru January 15
55612. Gilt, farrowed January 16 thru January 31
55613. Gilt, farrowed February 1 thru February 15
55614. Gilt, farrowed February 16 thru February 29
55615. Gilt, farrowed March 1 and after
55616. Pair of Gilts, farrowed January 1 thru January 31
55617. Pair of Gilts, farrowed February 1 thru February 29


55618. Pair of Gilts, farrowed March 1 and after

PUREBRED MARKET ANIMALS
Premiums:
1st $35.00 - 2nd $33.00 - 3rd $32.00 - 4th $30.00

Premium No.
55619. Market Barrow
55620. Market Gilt

Jr. Market Animal Rules and Regulations
1. Swine Market Animals exhibited in the Jr. show will be split into respective classes after they are weighed. When filling out entry, use the premium number for the heavy weight classes in the respective division (Commercial and/or X Bred). *You can enter up to 8 barrows and 8 gilts in each division (Commercial and X-Bred), all 8 should be entered in the respective weight class.

2. Only two Swine Market Animals can be exhibited under each weight bracket. Classes will be divided with this in mind, though if class breaks result in an exhibitor having 3 hogs within the same class, he or she will have to decide which 2 will be shown.

3. Swine Market Animal Class Breaks will be done by Jr. Show Superintendents. Class breaks are final.

4. Superintendent will have weighing scale open and available to pre-weigh market animal from 8:30 pm to 9:30 pm. Only one pre-weigh per market animal will be allowed.

COMMERCIAL MARKET ANIMALS (3 way x or more)
Premiums:
1st $35.00 - 2nd $33.00 - 3rd $32.00 - 4th $30.00 - 5th $29.00 - 6th $28.00 - 7th $27.00 - 8th $26.00

Premium No.
55621. Market Barrow "Light Weight" (class 1)
55622. Market Barrow "Light Medium Weight" (class 2)
55623. Market Barrow "Heavy Medium Weight" (class 3)
55624. Market Barrow "Heavy Weight" (class 4)
55625. Market Gilt "Light Weight" ( class 5)
55626. Market Gilt "Light Medium Weight" (class 6)
55627. Market Gilt "Heavy Medium Weight" (class 7)
55628. Market Gilt "Heavy Weight" (Class 8)

X BRED MARKET ANIMALS
Premiums:
1ST $35.00 - 2ND $33.00 - 3RD $32.00 - 4TH $30.00 - 5TH $29.00 - 6TH $28.00 - 7TH $27.00 - 8TH $26.00

Premium No.
55629. Market Barrow "Light Weight" ( class 1)
55630. Market Barrow "Light Medium Weight" (class 2)
55631. Market Barrow "Heavy Medium Weight" (class 3)
55632. Market Barrow "Heavy Weight" (class 4)
55633. Market Gilt "Light Weight" ( class 5)
55634. Market Gilt "Light Medium Weight" (class 6)
55635. Market Gilt "Heavy Medium Weight" (class 7)
55636. Market Gilt "Heavy Weight" (class 8)

55637. Champion Market Animal Barrow $25.00
55638. Champion Market Animal Gilt $25.00
55639. Overall Grand Champion $50.00

TROPHIES:
 The Jr. Swine Showmanship trophy will be awarded by Monroe County Pork Producers.

The Intermediate Division trophy will be awarded by Gateway FS Inc.

The Sr. Swine Showmanship trophy will be awarded by Farm Credit Illinois.
The Buyer of the Grand Champion Swine Market Animal will be awarded a trophy by Monroe County Pork Producers.

RULES FOR MONROE COUNTY FFA and 4-H SWINE MARKET ANIMAL SALE

1. Animals must weigh between 235-280 lbs. and paint branded.

2. Seller will deliver to processor.

3. A 1% handling charge on sale prices will be made by the Monroe County Pork Producers.

4. The highest placing animal must be sold if the exhibitor has 2 entries.

5. Only one weighing will be done and that weight will be used for rule weight.

DEPARTMENT H- Rabbit

RABBIT DIVISION


Premiums Offered: $1940.00
4-H rabbit judging begins Monday, July 24, 2017, 1 P.M.
Junior and Open rabbit Judging begins Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 9 A.M.
4-H, Junior and open meat pen, single fryers judge on Monday.
All open class rules apply.
4-H & FFA exhibitors must draw for sale order after the meat pen & single
fryer classes are judged.
Entry Fee: $1.00 (Winners Only)
Pen Fee: $1.00 per head

1st $8.00 - 2nd $7.00 - 3rd $6.00 - 4th $5.00 - 5th $4.00 - 6th $3.00

Best Buck $5.00
Best Doe $5.00

Californian A Class
Prem. No.
55700. Sr. Buck
55701. Sr. Doe
55702. Jr. Buck
55703. Jr. Doe
55704. Best Buck
55705. Best Doe

Californian B Class
Prem. No.
55706. Sr. Buck
55707. Sr. Doe
55708. Jr. Buck
55709. Jr. Doe
55710. Best Buck
55711. Best Doe

New Zealand A Class
Prem. No.
55712. Sr. Buck
55713. Sr. Doe
55714. Jr. Buck
55715. Jr. Doe
55716. Best Buck
55717. Best Doe

New Zealand B Class
Prem. No.
55718. Sr. Buck
55719. Sr. Doe
55720. Jr. Buck
55721. Jr. Doe
55722. Best Buck
55723. Best Doe

ONLY ONE ENTRY CAN BE MADE IN CLASSES A & B

Lops (All Breeds & Varieties - Mini, Holland, French, & English)
Prem. No.
55724. Sr. Buck
55725. Sr. Doe
55726. Jr. Buck
55727. Jr. Doe
55728. Best Buck
55729. Best Doe

Mini Rex
Prem. No.
55730. Sr. Buck
55731. Sr. Doe
55732. Jr. Buck
55733. Jr. Doe
55734. Best Buck
55735. Best Doe

All Other Purebreds
Prem. No.
55736. Sr. Buck
55737. Sr. Doe
55738. Jr. Buck
55739. Jr. Doe
55740. Best Buck
55741. Best Doe

Crossbreds
Prem. No.
55742. Sr. Buck
55743. Sr. Doe
55744. Jr. Buck
55745. Jr. Doe
55746. Best Buck
55747. Best Doe

Satin (All Varieties)
Prem. No.
55748. Sr. Buck
55749. Sr. Doe
55750. Jr. Buck
55751. Jr. Doe
55752. Best Buck
55753. Best Doe

Dutch  Breed
Prem. No.
55754. Sr. Buck
55755. Sr. Doe
55756. Jr. Buck
55757. Jr. Doe
55758. Best Buck
55759. Best Doe

Florida White
Prem. No.
55760. Sr. Buck
55761. Sr. Doe
55762. Jr. Buck
55763. Jr. Doe
55764. Best Buck
55765. Best Doe

MEAT PEN
1st $18.00 - 2nd $17.00 - 3rd $16.00 - 4th $15.00 - 5th $14.00 - 6th $13.00 - 7th $12.00 - 8th $11.00 - 9th $10.00 - 10th $9.00

ONLY ONE ENTRY CAN BE MADE IN EACH CLASS.
55766. Class A Meat Pen, all breeds, consisting of three rabbits, a minimum weight of 3 lbs. &  maximum weight  5 lbs. per rabbit in the meat pen; maximum age of 69 days.
55767. Class B Meat pen, all breeds, consisting of three rabbits, a minimum weight of 3 lbs. &  maximum weight  5 lbs. per rabbit in the meat pen; maximum age of 69 days

Meat pen rabbits should be a meat pen breed (California, New Zealand or other large boned breeds)
Meat Pen can not be shown in breed classes

Single Fryers
ONLY ONE ENTRY CAN BE MADE IN EACH CLASS. SINGLE FRYER CANNOT BE SHOWN IN The BREED CLASSES

1st $10.00 - 2nd $9.00 - 3rd $8.00 - 4th $7.00 - 5th - $6.00 - 6th $5.00 - 7th $4.00 - 8th $3.00 - 9th $2.00 - 10th ribbon only

55768.  Class. A  1 rabbit, minimum weight of 3 lbs. &  maximum weight 5 lbs. And it cannot be one of the meat pen rabbits.
55769.  Class. B  1 rabbit, minimum weight of 3 lbs. & maximum  weight 5 lbs. And it cannot be one of the meat pen rabbits.


 

RULES FOR THE MONROE COUNTY 4-H AND FFA RABBIT MEAT PEN AND SINGLE FRYER SALE

1. The judge will evaluate the meat pens (Open, junior and 4-H), at the same time.  Which should be the first class of the show will be agreed upon by the judges and the superintendents.  The following procedure will be followed:
* The SUPERINTENDENTS will weigh each rabbit in the meat pen, AT 11:00 a.m. on Monday.
* After weighing, the judge will evaluate and place the meat pens for the Open, Junior and 4-H ratings.

2. The minimum weight of each meat pen  or single fryer rabbit is 3 pounds and  the maximum weight of
each rabbit is 5 lbs. The rabbit must not be over 69 days.

3. Meat pen rabbits should be a meat pen breed (California, New Zealand, or other large boned breeds)

4. In the 4-H Show, the meat pens and single fryers will receive blue, red and white ribbons.

5. All meat pens and single fryers rated with blue and red ribbons will be eligible to sell.

6. 4-H or FFA members will only be allowed to sell one meat pen or one single fryer entry. The exhibitor must inform the 4-H superintendent of their decision at the judging.

7. 4-H & FFA  exhibitors must draw for sale order after meat pen & single fryer classes are judged.

8. The seller and buyer will work out the handling and processing.

9. A group picture will be taken of all exhibitors and buyers.   Fee for this advertisement will be charged equally to each exhibitor.

TROPHIES


The Buyer of Grand Champion Rabbit Meat Pen will receive a trophy sponsored by Monroe County Rabbit Breeders.
The Buyer of Grand Champion Single Fryer will receive a trophy sponsored by Monroe County Rabbit Breeders.
The Grand Champion Rabbit Meat Pen 4-H Class will be awarded a trophy by Morris Lodge #787

The Grand Champion Single Fryer 4-H Class will be awarded a trophy by Columbia National Bank.

The Grand Champion Rabbit, 4-H Class, will be awarded a trophy from Monroe County 4-H Federation.
The Grand Champion Rabbit, Jr.  Class, will be awarded a trophy by Gateway FS Inc.
The Grand Champion Buck, Jr. Class, will be awarded a trophy by Rural King.
Grand Champion Doe, Jr. Class,  will be awarded a trophy by Doug Sparwasser Family.

The Grand Champion Rabbit Meat Pen, Jr. Class, will be awarded a trophy by Midwest Bird & Animal Breeders.

The Grand Champion Single Fryer, Jr. Class, will be awarded a trophy by Advanced Dental Care of Columbia

Junior Showmanship Rabbit will be awarded a trophy by J & B Rabbitry.

Senior Showmanship Rabbit will be awarded a trophy by Gateway FS, Inc.

DEPARTMENT H- Poultry

POULTRY DIVISION
Premiums Offered: $1938.00
Entry Fee: $1.00 (Winners Only)
Pen Fee: $1.00 per entry

1st $8.00 - 2nd $7.00 - 3rd $6.00 - 4th $5.00 - 5th $4.00 - 6th $3.00

Rules & Regulations:

1) Each bird entered must be owned by exhibitor
2) Cocks and Hens must be hatched before January 1, 2017
3) Cockerels and Pullets must be hatched after January 1, 2017
4) All birds must be cooped by 8:00 A.M. Monday, July 24, 2017
5) All birds must be tested Pullorum Free prior to Entry.
6) Exhibitor must furnish crocks for water fowl & misc. 
7) Each Exhibitor is required to feed & water their own birds. Feed will be provided.
8) Each Family is limited to enter 50 birds maximum.

LARGE FOWL

American Class – Pymouth Rocks, Rhode Island Reds & Whites, New Hampshires, Jersey Giants, Dominiques,
Wyandottes, Javas, Buckeyes, Chanteclers, Lamonas, Hollands, Delawares, Iowa Blue.
Prem. No.
55800. Cock
55801. Hen
55802. Cockerel
55803. Pullet

Asiatic Class-  Brahmas, Cochins, Langshans
55804. Cock
55805. Hen
55806. Cockerel
55807. Pullet

English Class- Dorkings, Red Caps, Cornish, Orpingtons, Sussex, Australorps.
55808. Cock
55809. Hen
55810. Cockerel
55811. Pullet

Mediterranean Class- Leghorns, Minorcas, Spanish, Andalusians, Anconas, Catalanas, Sicilian Buttercups.
55812. Cock
55813. Hen
55814. Cockerel
55815. Pullet

Continental-Class- Hamburgs, Capines, Lakevenders, Barnvelders, Welsummers, Bearded & Non Brearded Polish, Houndans,
Faverollis, Crevecoeurs, La Fleche, Marans.
55816. Cock
55817. Hen
55818. Cockerel
55819. Pullet

All Other Breeds
55820. Cock
55821. Hen
55822. Cockerel
55823. Pullet

Production Egg Class
55824. Hen
55825. Pullet

Production Meat Class
55826. Cockerel
55827. Pullet


55828. Champion Junior Large Fowl Male -$5.00
55829. Champion Junior Large Fowl Female -$5.00

Production Meat Pen Class

1st. $18.00 - 2nd $17.00 - 3rd $16.00 - 4th $15.00 - 5th $14.00 6th-$13.00
7th $12.00 - 8th $11.00 - 9th  $10.00

Prem. No.


55830. Broiler Trio – Each pen shall consist of 3 cockerels OR 3 pullets with each bird weighing 5-8 lbs.

Bantams
Single Comb Clean Leg Class
Prem. No.
55831. Cock
55832. Hen
55833. Cockerel
55834. Pullet

All other Comb Clean Leg Class
Prem. No.
55835. Cock
55836. Hen
55837. Cockerel
55838. Pullet

Feather Legged Class
Prem. No.
55839. Cock
55840. Hen
55841. Cockerel
55842. Pullet

 Game Class
Prem. No.
55843. Cock
55844. Hen
55845. Cockerel
55846. Pullet

55847. Champion Junior Bantam Male - $5.00
55848. Champion Junior Bantam Female - $5.00

Water Fowl
Prem. No.
55849. Large Duck - Male, any age
55850. Small Duck - Male, any age
55851. Large Duck - Female, any age
55852. Small Duck - Female, any age
55853. Goose - Male - any age
55854. Goose - Female - any age
55855. Champion Junior Water Fowl, Male - $5.00
55856. Champion Junior Water Fowl, Female - $5.00

Miscellaneous
Prem. No.
55857. Ornamental Fowl, Male, any age
55858. Ornamental Fowl, Female, any age
55859. Turkey, Male, any age
55860. Turkey, Female, any age
 

4-H POULTRY MARKET PEN SALE

1. Trio will consist of 3 broiler fryers ( 3 cockerels OR 3 pullets) of the same sex.
2. Each bird must weigh 5-8 lbs.
3. Trio Broiler fryers should be a broiler type breed (Cornish/Rock Cross or large meat Breeds)
4. All trios awarded with blue & red ribbons will be eligible to sell.
5. Only one trio will be eligible to sell per 4-H or FFA member.7.  4-H & FFA exhibitors must draw for the sale order after trios are judged.
6. The seller & buyer will work the handling & processing
7. A group picture will be taken of all exhibitors & buyers. An advertisement fee will be charged to each exhibitor equally.
8. Must furnish feed & water bowls,non tipping


 

TROPHIES:
The Grand Champion Female, 4-H Class, will be awarded a trophy by Monroe County Fair Association
The Grand Champion Male, 4-H Class, will be awarded a trophy by the Midwest Bird & Animal Breeders.

The Grand Champion Broiler Trio, 4-H Class, will be awarded a trophy by Midwest Bird & Animal Breeders.

The Grand Champion Bantam Female, Junior Class, will be awarded a trophy by Select Propane.
The Grand Champion Bantam Male, Junior Class, will be awarded a trophy by Buena Vista National Bank – Prairie Du Rocher.

The Grand Champion Standard Female, Jr. Class, will be awarded a trophy by Midwest Bird & Animal Breeders.

The Grand Champion Standard Male, Jr. Class, will be awarded a trophy by Midwest Bird & Animal Breeders.
The Grand Champion Water Fowl, Junior class, will be awarded a trophy by Midwest Bird & Animal Breeders.
The Poultry Showmanship trophy will be awarded by Midland States Bank.
The Grand Champion Broiler Trio, Jr. Class trophy will be awarded by First Bank – Three Locations – Waterloo, Columbia & Red Bud.

The Buyer of the Grand Champion Broiler Trio will be awarded a trophy by Nu Deal Oil Company.

DEPARTMENT H- Goats

GOAT DIVISION

Entry Fee: $8.00 (Winners Only)
Premiums Offered: $2740.00
Pen/Stall Fee: $3.00 per head
Total Premium $3142.00


DAIRY CLASS
1st $30.00 - 2nd $27.00 - 3rd $24.00 - 4th $21.00 – 5th $18.00

55900. Aged Doe, over 2 years of age
55901. Yearling Doe, over 1 year and under 2 years
55902. Doe Kid, born after September 1st.
55903. Champion Doe-$20.00
55904. Reserve Doe-$15.00
55905. Buck kid, born after September 1st
55906. Market Animal, born after October 1st  of  2016

1st $23.00 – 2nd $20.00

55907.Pen of 3 Does – 1 Aged, 1 Yearling, 1 Kid
55908.Herd of Goats – 1 Buck and 2 Does
55909.Pair of Aged Does
55910.Pair of Yearling Does
55911.Pair of Kid Does
55912.Pair of Kid Bucks
55913.Pair of Market Goats

A Market goat must be born after October 1, 2016 and must either be a castrated buck or kid doe.

PYGMY CLASS
1st $30.00 - 2nd $27.00 - 3rd $24.00 - 4th $21.00

55914.Aged Doe, over 2 years of age
55915. Yearling Doe, over 1 year and under 2 years.
55916.Doe Kid born after September 1st
55917.Champion Doe-$20.00
55918.Reserve Doe-$15.00
55919.Buck kid, born after September 1st
55920.Market Animal, born after October 1st of  2016

1st –$ 23.00 – 2nd - $20.00

55921. Pen of 3 Does – 1 aged, 1 yearling 1 kid
55922. Herd of Goats – 1 buck and 2 does
55923. Pair of Aged Does
55924. Pair of yearling Does
55925. Pair of Kid Does
55926. Pair of Kid Bucks
55927. Pair of market Goats

A market goat must be born after October 1, 2016 and must either be a castrated buck or a kid doe.

BOER AND ALL OTHER BREEDS CLASS
1st $30.00 - 2nd $27.00 - 3rd $24.00 - 4th $21.00 – 5th $18.00

55928. Aged Doe, over 2 years of age
55929. Yearling Doe, over 1 year and under 2
55930. Doe Kid, born after September 1st
55931. Champion Doe-$20.00
55932. Reserve Doe-$15.00
55933. Buck Kid, born after September 1st
55934. Market Animal, born after October 1st  of 2016

1st - $23.00 – 2nd - $20.00

55935 .Pen of 3 Does – 1 Aged, 1 Yearling, 1 Kid
55936. Herd of Goats – 1 Buck and 2 Does
55937. Pair of Aged Does
55938. Pair of Yearling Does
55939. Pair of Kid Does
55940. Pair of Kid Bucks
55941.Pair of Market Goats


Premier Class

1st. $33.00 – 2nd $29.00 – 3rd $27.00 – 4th $25.00

15942. Rate of Gain

GRAND CHAMPION OVERALL


55943. Grand Champion Doe - $40.00
55944.  Reserve Doe - $30.00
55945. Grand Champion Buck - $40.00
55946. Reserve Buck - $30.00
55947. Grand Champion Market Animal - $40.00
55948. Reserve Market Animal - $30.00

MONROE COUNTY 4-H & FFA GOAT SHOW & SALE RULES

 

1.      Ownership and tattoo dates:

a.     Wethers must be born on or after October 1, 2016

b.    Kids and Yearlings not in milk be owned no later than May 15, 2017

c.     Must be weighed, tattooed, and tagged between March 15-May 16, 2017.

2.     4/H/FFA members are allowed to nominate two goats at the initial weigh-in, which will be exhibited at the County Fair.

3.     Goats will be tattooed in an ear with a state designated tattoo when they are weigh.

4.     The 4-H/FFA members are responsible for bringing the animal to the final weigh-in on Tuesday, July 25, 2017.

5.     If the animal dies or if there is another problem causing the animal not to be exhibited or sold, the exhibitor MUST contact the Monroe County Extension office as soon as possible.

6.     The 4-H/FFA member will designate one goat for the sale at the final weigh-in.  Exhibitors awarded Grand Champion or reserve Champion can switch their goats for sale.

7.     Sale order will be determined by random drawing held at the final weigh-in.

8.     Participants are responsible for delivery of the animal to the processor.



TROPHIES:
Champion Buck of Show sponsored by Monroe County Farm Bureau Young Leaders Committee.
Champion Doe of Show sponsored by Monroe County Fair Association.
Champion Market Animal sponsored by Morris Lodge #787.

 Showmanship trophy is sponsored by First Bank - Three Locations - Waterloo, Columbia & Red Bud.

The Buyer of the Grand Champion Market Animal is sponsored by Monroe County 4-H Federation.
Top rate Of Gain sponsored by Maeystown Clovers 4-H Club.


DEPARTMENT H- SUPERIOR YOUNG PRODUCER

SUPERIOR YOUNG PRODUCER CONTEST DIVISION

Coordinator (Livestock) John Howell
Coordinator (Rabbits) Wayne Dell and Debbie Schneider
Premiums Offered: $924.00
$10.00 Entry Fee (Winners Only)

1st. $28.00 - 2nd $26.00 - 3rd $24.00 - 4th $23.00 - 5th. $22.00 - 6th $21.00 - 7th $20.00 - 8th $19.00

Prem. No.
51327. Cattle Competition
51328. Swine  Competition
51329  Sheep & Goat Competition
51330. Rabbit Competition
51331. Poultry Competitiion

Contest Times & Location (*PLEASE NOTE CHANGES)

Tues. 1:00 p.m.
Beef/Dairy,Poultry,Sheep/Goat,Swine
Location: Horse Area

Wed. 11:00 a.m. Rabbits

Rules and Contest Information

1. Entry is restricted to ONE premium number only. Competitor must have at least one animal entered in the junior show corresponding to the premium number entered within this division.

Contest will consist of three components within each premium number:

A) Skillathon - visual learning demonstrations requiring a written response.
Each section will test concepts expected to be covered in the respective projects.
Total score possible is 100 points.

B) Management Test - a written examination covering all aspects of production for the species relevant to the premium number.
It will contain 20 to 25 questions totaling 100 points toward the overall competition.

C) Judging Contest - two classes (1 market animal and 1 breeding animal) containing 4 animals each will be placed and scored against official judges placing. Maximum possible score is 50 points per class.

General categories covered by the exam and skillathon may include the following:

- Breed identification
- Feed stuff evaluation
- General anatomy
- Reproduction
- Animal health
- Nutrition
- Animal performance criteria

 

 

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