SPONSORED BY BETHEL FEED AND SUPPLY
All non 4-H or FFA entries must be in by 5 p.m. Saturday prior to opening of fair.
All 4-H or FFA entries must be in by 12:00 noon Wednesday of fair week.
The above entry dates and times are absolute. No late entries will be accepted.
No more than two entries per exhibitor in each class.
Entrance Fee - $3.00 (10 percent of first place premium) .
Entrance Fee must be paid at time of making entries.
Stalls will be assigned by Member in Charge.
Animals must be ready for exhibition at 1 p.m. Thursday of fair week.
Each exhibitor must furnish his or her own bedding.
No trim or prep chutes in barn.
Showmanship at 9 a.m. Friday of fair week followed by the Beef Show.
Cattle must be shown to claim premium.
Beef cattle must not be removed before 4 p.m. Saturday of fair week.
This is a beef breeding show only.
Premiums may be picked up in the fair board office after 4 pm on Saturday of fair week.
2017 OPEN CLASS BEEF SHOWMANSHIP COMPETITION
Age groups, as of Jan.1, 2017, are as follows and in the following order:
ADULT - 19 and above
ADVANCED - 16 through 18 years of age
INTERMEDIATE - 13 through 15 years of age
BEGINNER - 9 through 12 years of age
PEEWEE - 8 years of age and under
All exhibitors must be signed up for showmanship by 12:00 noon Wednesday of fair week. Sign up in the Senior Fair Board Office. No entry fee.
All beef projects are eligible for showmanship, including 4-H and FFA market steer and feeder steer projects.
Showmanship competition will take place before the Open Beef Show.
2017 OPEN BEEF BREEDING SHOW
BEEF CATTLE CLASSES:
Category 35 - Charolais Category 36 - Black Angus
Category 37 - Hereford Category 38 - Simmental
Category 39 - Maine Anjou Category 40 - Limousin
Category 41 - Shorthorn Category 42 - Red Angus
Category 43 - Crossbred Category 44 - Murray Grey
Category 45 - Chimaine Category 46 - Exotic
Category 47 - Shorthorn Plus Category 48 - Scottish Highlander
Category 49 - Percentage Simmental
Registration papers must be provided for the respective breeds except for Category 43
1. Junior Calf: after Jan 1, 2017
2. Senior Calf: Sept.-Dec. 2016
3. Late Summer Yearling: July-Aug. 2016
4. Summer Yearling: May-June 2016
5. Spring Yearling: March-April 2016
6. Junior Yearling: Jan.-Feb. 2016
7. Senior Yearling: Sept.-Dec. 2015
8. Cow or Heifer born before Sept. 2015
9. Cow and calf
10. Champion Female
11. Reserve Champion Female
12. Junior Calf: after Jan 1, 2017
13. Senior Calf: Sept.-Dec. 2016
14.Late Summer Yearling: July-Aug. 2016
15. Summer Yearling: May-June 2016
16. Spring Yearling: March-April. 2016
17. Junior Yearling: Jan-Feb. 2016
18. Senior Yearling: Sept.-Dec. 2015
19. Bull born before Sept. 2015
20. Champion Bull
21. Reserve Champion Bull
1 ST PLACE IN EACH CLASS $30.
2 ND PLACE IN EACH CLASS $20.
3 RD PLACE IN EACH CLASS $10.
CHAMPION OF EACH BREED –TROPHY & ROSETTE
RESERVE CHAMPION OF EACH BREED –ROSETTE
CHAMPION OF CHAMPION FEMALE & BULL - TROPHY & ROSETTE
RESERVE CHAMPION OF CHAMPION FEMALE & BULL - TROPHY & ROSETTE