OPEN DAIRY SHOW
Entry instructions-Shelter provided. No animals under 4-months of age are to be shown .All cattle must be penned from 9:00 A.M. Saturday to 4:00 P.M. Sunday. Please bring your own bedding, site feed , and water containers. Dairy cows in milk must be penned 9 am—4 pm Saturday.
NOTE: Cattle not mandatory to stay overnight. Those that stay overnight will get an additional $30.00 premium.
No more than 12 animals per farm/exhibitor. All animals must be owned or leased by exhibitor.
LIVESTOCK SUPERINTENDENT WILL HAVE FINAL SAY ON ALL ENTRIES.
All entries are to be filled out via the sterling fair website www.sterlingfair.org, deadline is September 1st. *NO ENTRIES WILL BE EXCEPTED AFTER DEADLINE
ENTRY FEE: $3.00 a head, entry fee is due at time of check in with checks made payable to The Sterling Fair
Judging starts Saturday at 10:00 A.M.
If there are fewer than 3 entries the Judge reserves the right to combine classes.
Breeds: Ayrshire, Brown Swiss, Guernsey, Holstein,Jersey, Milking shorthorn
Prizes: 1st-$35.00, 2nd-$32.00, 3rd-$29.00, 4th– $20.00 5th 15.00
Class 1 (fitting and showmanship) will be awarded money prizes and
Trophies. Note Fitting and Showmanship is youth only.
Showmanship age rules:
Senior: Ages 14 through 20 as of January 1st
> Junior: Ages 8 through 13 as of January 1st
> Novice: Anyone 8 and over as of January 1st with no previous showing
Dept Class Description
720 1 Fitting & showmanship-novice, junior, & senior (youth only)
720 2 Champion Showman (Ribbon Only)
720 3 Junior calf (born between 3/1/14 and 4/30/14)
720 4 Intermediate calf (born between 12/1/13 and 2/29/14)
720 5 Senior calf (born between 9/1/13 and 11/30/13)
720 6 Junior yearling (born between 3/1/13 and 8/31/13)
720 7 Senior yearling (born between 9/1/12 and 2/28/13)
720 8 Junior Champion (Ribbon Only) (First place of class 3-7)
720 9 2 year old.
720 10 3 year old.
720 11 Aged cow
720 12 Dry cow
720 13 Senior Champion (Ribbon Only)
720 14 Grand Champion (Ribbon Only)
720 15 Produce of Dam (Ribbon Only)
720 16 Get of Sire (3 offspring of same bull) (Ribbon Only)
720 17 Herd- 3 animals any age, mixed herd (only one per farm/exhibitor )
Chairperson: Nancy Andrews Phone: 508-885-3748