Jr. Beef Cattle – Dept. 103

Contact: Bryan Dickinson – 724-654-8370

1. See Rules & Regulations, including Animal Health Rules.
2. All cattle must be transferred or owned according to 4-H Rules. Any rules not covered by the Lawrence Co. Fair rules will be subject to State 4-H Rules.
3. All animals must be in stalls or pens by 9:00 PM Sunday and remain until 11:00 PM Saturday.


DEPT. 103 SECTIONS 1 – 5
JUNIOR BEEF BREED CLASSES


ENTRY FEE = $5.00 PER HEAD (NON-REFUNDABLE) WITH ENTRY FORM.
USE A SEPARATE ENTRY FORM FOR EACH BREED.
ALL ENTRIES (except Class 1), including nurse cows,
MUST BE PUREBRED AND HAVE REGISTRATION PAPERS.

Judging: MONDAY at 5:30 PM

Enter by section (breed) and class number:
SECTIONS:
1. Angus
2. Hereford
3. Limousin
4. Shorthorn
5. Other Pure Breeds

PREMIUMS ………………… 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
Calf Classes……………………$16 $13 $10 $7 $5
Yearling classes………………$18 $15 $12 $9 $6

CLASS:
1. Spring Heifer Calf – born after March 1, 2016
2. Junior Heifer Calf – born January 1, 2016 to February 29, 2016
3. Winter Senior Heifer Calf – born November 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015
4. Senior Heifer Calf – born September 1, 2015 to October 31, 2015
5. Calf Champion  –  Ribbon
6. Reserve Calf Champion  –  Ribbon
7. Late Summer Yearling Heifer – born June 15, 2015 to August 31, 2015
8. Early Summer Yearling Heifer – born May 1, 2015 to June 14, 2015
9. Spring Yearling Heifer – born March 1, 2015 to April 30, 2015
10. Junior Yearling Heifer – born January 1, 2015 to February 28, 2015
11. Junior Champion  –  Ribbon
12. Reserve Junior Champion  –  Ribbon
13. Senior Yearling Heifer – born September 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014
14. 2-Year-Old Heifer – born January 1,2014 to August 31, 2014
15. Senior Champion  –  Ribbon
16. Reserve Senior Champion  –  Ribbon
17. Cow, any age, with 2016 calf at side  –  Ribbon
18. Grand Champion Female  –  $35
19. Reserve Grand Champion Female   –  Rosette

Supreme Champion Female over all breeds will be selected at the end of the show.
Supreme Champion Heifer – Sponsored by Carol Miller & Gary Glenn


DEPT. 103 SECTION 20
BEEF CARCASS SHOW

ENTRY FEE = $5.00 PAID FOR LIVE MARKET STEER

1. Participants must have a second steer to exhibit in the live shows  & may not enter another species in a carcass class.
2. Note: The participant may be required to show the carcass animal live.
3. Please consult the Junior Livestock Association rules for more details.
4. The Champion and Reserve Carcasses will be sold at the Jr. Livestock Auction on Saturday morning.

PREMIUMS:
1st – $12, 2nd- $10, 3rd -$9, 4th – $8, 5th -$7, 6th -$6, 7th – $5, 8th – $4, 9th – $3, 10th -$2

CLASS:
1. Carcass steer on rail
2. Grand Champion Carcass  – Trophy by Rosebud Acres
3. Reserve Grand Champion Carcass -Trophy by Rosebud Acres

Banners sponsored by AgChoice Farm Credit & the Stickle Family


DEPT. 103 SECTION 30
JUNIOR MARKET STEERS

ENTRY FEE = $5.00 PER HEAD (NON-REFUNDABLE)


Judging: TUESDAY at 9:00 AM

1. Please consult the Junior Livestock Assoc. Rules on previous pages for more details.
2. Steers must arrive at the Fair by 6:00 PM Sunday. Steer weigh-in will begin at 6:00 PM
3. Steers must weigh between 900-1,550 pounds.

PREMIUMS:
1st -$21, 2nd -$18, 3rd -$16, 4th – $14, 5th -$12, 6th -$6, 7th -$5, 8th -$4, 9th -$3, 10th -$3

The Livestock Committee will determine the number of divisions & number of classes in each division based upon weight & number of entries.
Champion & Reserve Champion will be chosen from each Weight Division. They will receive ribbons.

Grand Champion Market Steer sponsored by Ed Nicol.
Reserve Grand Champion Market Steer
Sponsored by Standing Chimney Farm
Fastest Gaining Market Steer sponsored by Rosebud Acres
Banners sponsored by AgChoice Farm Credit & the Stickle Family


DEPT. 103 SECTION 40
JUNIOR BEEF SHOWMANSHIP

Judging: TUESDAY, 1/2 hour after the steer show
4-H and FFA members must show an animal that is carried as his or her own project and owned by that individual. In cases of project animal illness or death, individual consideration will be taken into account by the executive show committee. Trophies will be presented to first place showman in each class.

PREMIUMS………….1st – $10 2nd – $9 3rd – $8 4th – $7 5th – $6 6th – $5
CLASS:
1. Showmanship Division 1 – Jamie Thompson Memorial Trophy
2. Showmanship Division 2 – Trophy by Sankey’s Feed Mill
3. Showmanship Division 3 – Trophy by Peter Norge Memorial Fund
4. Showmanship Division 4 – Trophy by Dale & Denise Vollmer
5. Showmanship Division 5 – Trophy by Ed & Peggy Clark & Sons


DEPT. 103 SECTION 45
JUNIOR BEEF FITTING


Judging: FRIDAY at 1:00 PM
1. The contest is open to any 4-H or FFA member regularly enrolled in a Lawrence Co. Beef Project (steer or heifers). Participants must use an animal that he/she has owned, carried and exhibited as his/her project. Inc ases of project animal illness or death, individual consideration will be taken into account by the executive show committee
2. Contestant must provide his/her own equip. for fitting (no blocking chutes or electric clippers).
3. The animal must be washed and clipped prior to the contest
4. The contest will last 1/2 hour and judging will be based on the improved Appearance of the animal during the time of the contest.
5. Entries must be made Tuesday during the Beef Show.

PREMIUMS:
1st-$10, 2nd-$9, 3rd-$8, 4th-$7, 5th-$6, 6th-$5, 7th-$4, 8th-$3, 9th-$2, 10th-$1

CLASS:
1. Seniors – Trophy by Highland Livestock Supply
2. Juniors – Trophy by Rosebud Acres
3. Beginners -Trophy by Warren & Karen Enscoe
4. Adults – Ribbons only, No premiums