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P.O. Box 707, 601 Fairgrounds Road
Mt. Vernon, Ohio 43050
740-397-0484
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Judging: Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 3:00 P.M.

Chairman – Kyle Atherton, Willy Grogg & Brian Durbin

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

Entry fee is $3.00 per class plus a $25.00 Season Ticket, and a $1.00 Membership Ticket.

Entry fee must accompany entries.

NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED.

All sheep must Meet State Health Requirements and will be checked at the gate.

Sheep accepted from 9:00 A.M. Saturday, July 22, 2017 until 2:00 P.M. Sunday, July 23, 2017, late arrivals will

be accepted if held by another Fair and get permission. The Fair Management reserves the right to dismiss any

sheep that shows any sign of contagious or infectious disease. Directors and Judges will have the right to reject

sheep from showing which do not meet standards of their breed, or are not in a presentable manner for showing.

All sheep are required to display scrape tags. There will be No Premium paid to Champion Ram or Ewe in Classes

where there is No competition.

All pens must be cleaned out in order to receive premium from a fair board director.

Unclean pens will result in forfeiture of premiums until your pens are clean and checked by

director. This rule will be strictly enforced.

Two or less animals in a breed class will result in that class going on probation the following year. If numbers do not increase

during the probation year the breed class will be dropped.   

PREMIUM LIST FOR SHEEP DEPARTMENT

2017 KNOX COUNTY FAIR

CLASS 1 - SHROPSHIRE

      1. Yearling Ram................................................................................................................ $14, $12, $8, $6, $5

      2. Ram Lambs................................................................................................................... $14, $12, $8, $6, $5

      3. Pen of two Ram Lambs............................................................................................................. $14, $12, $8

      4. Yearling Ewe................................................................................................................. $14, $12, $8, $6, $5

      5. Pen of two Yearling Ewes......................................................................................................... $14, $12, $8

      6. Ewe Lamb..................................................................................................................... $14, $12, $8, $6, $5

      7. Pen of two Ewe Lambs............................................................................................................. $14, $12, $8

      8. Champion Ram....................................................................................................................................... $10

      9. Champion Ewe....................................................................................................................................... $10

      10. Breeder's Young Flock............................................................................................................ $14, $12, $8

CLASS 2 - CORRIEDALE

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 3 - HAMPSHIRE

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 4 - DORSET

(Same as Class 14)

CLASS 5 - COLUMBIA

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 6 - SOUTHDOWNS

(Same as Class 14)

CLASS 7 - HORNED DORSET

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 8 - RAMBOUILLETS

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 9 – CROSS BREED

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 10 - MONTADALES

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 11 - OXFORD

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 12 - ALL OTHER REGISTERED BREEDS

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 13 – HERITAGE BREEDS

(Same as Class 1)

CLASS 14 - SUFFOLK

      1. Yearling Ram................................................................................................................ $14, $12, $9, $8, $7

      2. Ram Lamb..................................................................................................................... $14, $12, $9, $8, $7

      3. Pen of two Ram Lambs............................................................................................................. $14, $12, $9

      4. Yearling Ewe................................................................................................................. $14, $12, $9, $8, $7

      5. Pen of two Yearling Ewes......................................................................................................... $14, $12, $9

      6. Ewe Lamb..................................................................................................................... $14, $12, $9, $8, $7

      7. Pen of two Ewe Lambs............................................................................................................. $14, $12, $9

      8. Champion Ram....................................................................................................................................... $10

      9. Champion Ewe....................................................................................................................................... $10

      10. Breeders Young Flock................................................................................................. $14, $10, $8, $6, $5

CLASS 15 – MARKET EWE LAMBS (Must have exhibited in Knox County Jr. Fair)

(Same as Class 1)

At the conclusion of the show, class Champion Rams and Ewes will show for supreme Champion over all Breeds.

Supreme Champion Ram................................................................................................................................... $15

Supreme Champion Ewe................................................................................................................................... $15