Open Beef Cattle – Dept. 3

Contact: Mike Gardner
724-654-7745

See Rules & Regulations, including Animal Health Rules
Registration papers must be presented at ringside for all cattle in individual & group classes.
All animals must be in stalls or pens by 9:00pm Sunday & remain until 11:00pm Saturday.
No vehicles or trailers will be permitted on Livestock Alley before 11:00pm on  Saturday.


DEPT. 3 SECTIONS 1 – 5
OPEN BEEF CLASSES

ENTRY FEE IS $5.00 PER HEAD (NON-REFUNDABLE) & MUST ACCOMPANY ENTRY.
USE A SEPARATE ENTRY FORM FOR EACH BREED.
ALL OPEN EXHIBITORS WILL RECEIVE A WAIVER FOR ONE ‘SCRATCHED’ ENTRY.  TWO OR MORE ‘SCRATCHED’ ENTRIES WILL BE CHARGED A $10.00 FEE FOR EACH SCRATCH.  MONIES WILL BE DEDUCTED FROM PREMIUM CHECKS. 
ALL ENTRIES (except Classes 1 and 21), including nurse cows,
MUST BE PUREBRED AND HAVE REGISTRATION PAPERS.
HEALTH PAPERS WILL BE CHECKED 10:00 AM MONDAY

Judging: MONDAY at 5:30 PM

SECTIONS:
1. Angus
2. Hereford
3. Limousin
4. Shorthorn
5. Other Pure Breeds

PREMIUMS ………………….1st      2nd      3rd     4th     5th
Calf Classes……………………$15     $12      $10     $8     $6
Yearling Classes……………..$20    $17      $14     $11    $8
2-Yr.-Old Classes……………$25    $20     $15      $10   $5
Group Classes………………..$25    $20     $15      $10   $5

CLASS
1. Spring Heifer Calf – born after March 1, 2017

2. Junior Heifer Calf – born January 1, 2017 to February 29, 2017

3. Winter Senior Heifer Calf – born November 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016

4. Senior Heifer Calf – born September 1, 2016 to October 31, 2016

5. Calf Champion……………………………………………………………………..Ribbon

6. Reserve Calf Champion ………………………………………………………..Ribbon

7. Late Summer Yearling Heifer – born June 15, 2016 to August 31, 2016

8. Early Summer Yearling Heifer – born May 1, 2016 to June 14, 2016

9. Spring Yearling Heifer – born March 1, 2016 to April 30, 2016

10. Junior Yearling Heifer – born January 1, 2016 to February 28, 2016

11. Junior Champion…………………………………………………………………..Ribbon

12. Reserve Junior Champion……………………………………………………..Ribbon

13. Senior Yearling Heifer – born September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015

14. 2-Year-Old Heifer – born January 1, 2015 to August 31, 2015

15. Senior Champion………………………………………………………………….Ribbon

16. Reserve Senior Champion……………………………………………………..Ribbon

17. Cow, any age, with 2017 calf at side

18. Grand Champion Female……………………………………………………………..$35

19. Reserve Grand Champion Female ………………………………………..Rosette

20. 2 Females Bred & Owned by Exhibitor

21. Junior Bull Calf – born after January 1, 2017

22. Senior Bull Calf – born September 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016

23. Summer Yearling Bull – born May 1, 2016 to August 31, 2016

24. Early Spring Yearling Bull – born March 1, 2016 to April 30, 2016

25. Junior Yearling Bull – born January 1, 2016 to February 28, 2016

26. Senior Yearling Bull – born September 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015

27. 2-Year-Old Bull – born January 1, 2015 to August 31, 2015

28. Grand Champion Bull…………………………………………………………………..$35

29. Reserve Grand Champion Bull………………………………………………Rosette

30. 2 Bulls Bred and Owned by Exhibitor

31. Get-of-Sire: 4 animals by one sire, both sexes represented.
Need not be owned by one exhibitor.

32. Junior Get-of-Sire: 3 animals by one sire, both sexes represented from

Classes 1, 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 21, 22, 23. Need not be owned by one exhibitor.

Supreme Champions over all breeds will be selected at the end of the show

Supreme Champion Female  – sponsored by Hidden Springs Farm
Supreme Champion Bull – sponsored by Michael & Katie Gardner


DEPT. 3 SECTION 50
OPEN BEEF GOOD HOUSEKEEPING

See Rules and Regulations for Basis of Scoring
CLASS
1-4 Daily Awards:            1st – $4.00     2nd – $3.00     3rd – $2.00

5. Cumulative Awards    1st – $6.00     2nd – $5.00     3rd – $4.00