Open Class Dairy Cattle

DEPARTMENT III – DAIRY CATTLE

Monday, August 15, 2022 @ 10am

Superintendent: Brent Rose , Tom Pullins, Brian Windon, Chuck Parker

Entries: August 5 and 6, 2022 from 8am to 4pm. No exceptions.

Arrival Time: Sunday, August 14, 2022 – 2pm until 10pm

Release: Friday, August 20, 2022 – 10am – Noon. (cows in milk may be released after show)

Registration Rules: All livestock exhibitors shall present a Certificate of Registration  from the respective breed association for all animals shown. The Certificate of Registration for the animals shall stand in the name of the individual or partnership making the entry of which the exhibitor is a partner. Incase of partnership the exhibitor shall state the partnership on his official entry blank, indicating which animals being entered actually are registered in the same. Acceptable partnerships for registration of animals to be shown by junior exhibitors must be similar to the following examples. If your registration does not comply with these, you will not be eligible to show. Example of acceptable partnerships: Joe Doe Farms: Joe Doe & Family; John Doe and Son (daughter may show); Faraday Farms: Joe Doe and Bill Doe. The exhibitor must have his Certificate of Registration and be able to produce it when called upon to do so. Exhibitors who have left their Certificates of Registration at home or who are unable to present them when requested, regardless of the reason or excuse, will not be permitted to enter the show ring.

All animals must be entered exactly as ownership appears on registration certificate. (Registration certificate shall stand in the name of the individual making the entry,)

An exhibitor must purchase a season or membership pass. All cattle owned in Meigs County entered free upon the purchase of a pass. All cattle outside Meigs County will be charged $3.00 per head after the purchase of a pass. Exhibitor must have owned the animal 30 days prior to show day. The superintendents may check Health Certificates and Registration Certificates.

PLACINGS:     FIRST – $20            SECOND – $15        THIRD – $10          FOURTH – $7

SECTION 301 – HOLSTEINS

SECTION 302 – GUERNSEYS

SECTION 303 – MILKING SHORTHORN

SECTION 304 – BROWN SWISS

SECTION 305 – AYRSHIRES

SECTION 306 – JERSEYS

  1.  Bull Calf – born on or after September 1, 2021 and over four months old
  2.  Spring heifer calf – born March 1, 2022 – May 1, 2022
  3.  Winter heifer calf – born December 1, 2021 – February 28, 2022
  4.  Fall heifer calf – born September 1, 2021 – November 30, 2021
  5.  Summer yearling heifer – born June 1, 2021 – August 31, 2021
  6.  Spring yearling heifer – born March 1, 2021 – May 31, 2021
  7.  Winter yearling heifer – born December 1 – 2020 – February 28, 2021
  8.  Fall yearling heifer – born September 1, 2021 – November 30, 2021
  9.  Junior two year old born – March 1, 2020 – August 31, 2020
  10.  Senior two year old cow – born September 1, 2019 – February 28, 2020
  11.  Junior three year old cow – born March 1, 2019 – August 31, 2019
  12.  Senior three year old cow – born September 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019
  13.  Four year old cow – born September 1, 2017 – August 31, 2018
  14.  Five year old cow – born September 1, 2016 – August 31, 2017
  15.  Aged cow six years old – born before September 1, 2016 
  16.  Dry cow three and four year old – born September 1, 2017 and before September 1, 2018
  17.  Dry cow five years old – born September 1, 2016 and before August 31, 2017
  18.  Aged dry cow six years old – born before September 1, 2016
  19.  One Hundred Thousand Pound Cow – which has produced over 100, 000# of milk
  20.  Best three females – at least one animal owned by exhibitor
  21.  Dam and Daughter – two animals, dam and daughter any age