Open

P.O. Box 707, 601 Fairgrounds Road
Mt. Vernon, Ohio 43050
740-397-0484
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Open Show Will Be Monday, July 24, 2017 at 9:00 A.M. Sharp

Chairman - Curt Bechtel; Jim Ruhl & Todd Carpenter

Rules for Holstein Grades will apply in Open Class shows.

All entries close July 14, 2017 at 5:00 P.M.

Entry fee is $2.00 per class plus a $25.00 Season Ticket and a $1.00 Membership Ticket.

NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Dairy Animals should be in place the same as Junior Fair times unless only entered in the

open class then should be in place Sunday evening July 23 2017 by 8:00p.m.

Only open class dairy will be released after the show.

NO STRAW FURNISHED. SAWDUST ALLOWED.

All animals must be registered, papers presented, and health requirements met.

Animals can be entered in ONE class only unless group classes.

If any animal in any given class does not qualify as first place (etc.)

the Judge and / or Directors have the authority to place them as they see them that day                      

and pay premium accordingly.

The Open Dairy Show will start at 9:00 a.m. sharp. Show will begin with junior and senior

Showmanship classes, and end with an open showmanship for all breeds. Contact district secretary

Prior to show, to enter showmanship classes.

2017 DAIRY SHOW CLASSES FOR

AYRSHIRE, BROWN SWISS, HOLSTEIN,

GUERNSEY, AND JERSEY SHOW

Unless otherwise noted, all classes are offered for all breeds.

When entering an animal in the show, please be sure to include

the first initial of the breed name before the number of the class

to guarantee entry in the proper class.

(For example: H5 is the proper code for a Holstein Winter Heifer Calf.)

   1.   Junior Calf - born on or after March 1, 2016 and over 4 months old

   2.   Intermediate Heifer Calf - born December 1, 2016 February 28, 2017

   3.   Senior Heifer Calf - born September 1, 2016 - November 30, 2017

   4.   Summer Yearling Heifer - born June 1, 2016 through August 31, 2017

   5.   Junior Yearling Heifer - born March 1, 2016 through May 31, 2017

   6.   Winter Yearling Heifer - born December 1, 2015 through February 28, 2016

  1.    Senior Yearling Heifer - (Not in milk) born September 1, 2015 through November 30, 2015
  2.    Junior Best of Three Females

   9.   Junior two year old Cow, - born March 1, 2015 through August 31, 2015

10.   Senior two year old Cow - born September 1, 2014 through February 28, 2015

11.   Junior three year old Cow - born March 1, 2014 through August 31, 2014

12.    Senior three year old Cow - born September 1, 2013 through February 28, 2014

13.   Four year old Cow-born September 1, 2013 through August 31, 2013

14.   Five year old Cow-born September 1, 2012 through August 31, 2013

15.   Aged Cow-born prior to August 31, 2011

16.   Dry Cow

17.   Best Three Females-three females, any age, all three bred and at least one animal owned by Exhibitor

18.   Dam and Daughter-dam and her own daughter, any ages

19.   Produce of Dam-group to consist of two animals, any age, product of one cow

20.   Ayrshire Breeder’s Herd

Premiums for all:

Heifer Classes............................................................................................................... $15, $10, $8, $6, $4, $2, $1

Cow Classes......................................................................................................................... $25, $20, $15, $10, $5

Group Classes…………………………………………………………………………………………$10, $7, $5, $3