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Sheep Show

Saturday, August 12, 2017 and Sunday, August 13, 2017

LOCATION: Animal Barn

Saturday: Sheep Breed Judging – 10am-2pm
Sheep Showmanship – 2-5pm

Entry Fee: $2.00 per head/fleece and MUST accompany entry form.
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These classes apply to both the youth and open show.

Saturday, August 12, 2017 @ 10:00am

Classes 1-13: Rams, Ewes & Lambs

CLASS / AGE REQUIREMENTS (if applicable)
1. Junior Ram Lamb: Born 1/1 this year and later
2. Pair Ram Lambs: two ram lambs
3. Yearling Ewe: Over one year, but less than two years
4. Pair Yearling Ewes: two yearling ewes
5. Junior Ewe Lamb: Born 1/1 this year and later
6. Pair Ewe Lambs: Two ewe lambs
7. Exhibitors Flock: 2 yearling ewes, 2 ewe lambs, 1 ram: Any age
8. Breeders Flock: same as above except must be bred & owned by exhibitor: Any age
9. Get of Sire: 4 animals, any sex, same sire, all bred & owned by exhibitor
10. Purebred Twin Lambs: twin lambs, any sex, all bred & owned by exhibitor
11. Pen of 3 Lambs: three lambs, any sex, all bred & owned by exhibitor
12. Best 3 Head: 3 animals, any sex, any age, all bred & owned by exhibitor
13. Aged Ewe: Only 1 per class and 1 youth only

Saturday, August 12, 2017 @ 2:00pm

Classes 14-17: Fitting & Showmanship

Judged on fitting, cleanliness, control, and presentation of the animal. Showmen must fit their own animal.
CLASS / AGE REQUIREMENTS (if applicable)
14. Senior Showmen: Age 16-19
15. Junior Showmen: Age 12-15
16. Novice Showmen: Age 11 and under
17. First Year Showmen: Age 19 and under

Classes 21-24: Handspinners Fleece Competition

Scored on cleanliness, luster, and staple. Classes are for youth & open combined.
CLASS / REQUIREMENTS
21. White Long Wool Fleece: 3” or greater in length, long wool breeds
22. White Long Wool Fleece: 3” or greater in length, long wool breeds
23. Natural Colored Long Wool Fleece: 3” or greater in length, long wool breeds
24. Natural Colored Long Wool Fleece: 3” or greater in length, long wool breeds

Classes 25-28: Farm Display

Educational Value 60% / Attractiveness 20% / Neatness of Area 20%.
Minimum score of 50 to qualify for prize money.
CLASS / AGE REQUIREMENTS
25. Farm Display Senior: Age 16-19
26. Farm Display Junior: Age 12-15
27. Farm Display Novice: Age 11 and under
28. Farm Display Open: Age 19 and up

Classes 29-32: Show of Champions

CLASS / AWARD
29. Supreme Champion Ewe: Rosette and $25 bonus
30. Reserve Champion Ewe: Rosette and $25 bonus
31. Supreme Champion Ram: Rosette and $25 bonus
32. Reserve Champion Ram: Rosette and $25 bonus
33. Shepherd’s Award

AWARDS: All Classes
1st place: $18
2nd place: $16
3rd place: $14
4th place: $12