Open Sheep – Dept. 4

Contact: Ralph Horchler – 724-654-7745

See Rules & Regulations, including Animal Health Rules.
All animals must be in stalls or pens by 9:00pm Sunday & remain until 11:00pm Saturday.

DEPT. 4 SECTIONS 1 – 12
OPEN SHEEP BREEDING 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 ‘SCRATCHES’ WILL BE CHARGED A $10.00 FEE FOR EACH ‘SCRATCH’ – MONIES WILL BE DEDUCTED FROM THE PREMIUM CHECKS.

Judging: MONDAY at 6:00 PM

Enter by Sections (breed) and class number
SECTIONS:
1. Cheviot
2. Corriedale
3. Dorset/Horned
4. Dorset/Polled
5. Hampshire
6. Katahdin
7. Montadale
8. Natural Colored
9. Rambouillet
10. Shropshire
11. Southdown
12. Suffolk
13. Tunis
Sheep must wear the ear tags or tattoo of their respective registry association.

PREMIUMS:           1st     2nd     3rd     4th     5th     6th
All Classes              $13     $11       $9      $8      $7       $6
CLASS
1. Ram, 1 year and under 2

2. Fall Ram Lamb – born September to December previous year

3. Spring Ram Lamb – born after January 1 this year

4. Champion Ram……………………………………………………………………..Ribbon

5. Reserve Champion Ram…………………………………………………………Ribbon

6. Pair of Ram Lambs

7. Ewe, 1 year and under 2

8. Pair of Yearling Ewes

9. Fall Ewe Lamb – born September to December previous year

10. Spring Ewe Lamb – born after January 1 this year

11. Champion Ewe………………………………………………………………………Ribbon

12. Reserve Champion Ewe…………………………………………………………Ribbon

13. Pair of Ewe Lambs

14. Pen of Lambs: 2 ewes & 2 rams

15. Breeder’s Young Flock: ram lamb & 2 ewe lambs, bred & owned by exhibitor

16. Flock: 1 ram; 2 ewes one year and under two years; & 2 ewes under one year

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

Supreme Champion Ram – Sponsored by Dr. Marcia Margolis, DVM
Supreme Champion Ewe – Sponsored by Dr. Marcia Margolis, DVM

 

DEPT. 4 SECTION 50
OPEN SHEEP 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

DEPT. 4 SECTION 60
WOOL

ENTRIES DUE SATURDAY, AUGUST 12, 2017, 9:00 AM – NOON
Exhibitors may make one entry in each class.
Wool must be clean of debris.
Entry Fee – $2.00
PREMIUMS………….1st – $9    2nd – $8    3rd – $7    4th – $6
CLASS
1. 64’s, 70’s, 80’s (fine combing)
2. 60’s, 62’s (1/2 blood combing)
3. 56’s, 58’s (3/8 blood combing)
4. 50’s, 54’s (1/4 blood combing)
5. 46’s, 48’s (low 1/4 blood combing)
6. Solid black, brown/grey fleece (60’s and finer)
7. Solid black, brown/grey fleece (58’s and coarser)
8. Champion Commercial Farm Flock Fleece ………………………………..Rosette
9. Reserve Champion Farm Flock Fleece……………………………………….Ribbon