Open Class Sheep

DEPARTMENT V – SHEEP

Monday, August 15, 2022 @ 7:00 pm

Superintendent – Buddy Ervin

Committee: Brent Rose, Chris Lambert, Paul Will

The Meigs County 4-H Market lamb and Breeding sheep show will be held on Monday, August 15 at 7 pm in the Ridenour Livestock Arena. Market lambs consists of feeding lambs to a market weight of 90 – 140 pounds. As a member of the livestock industry, they learn proper care and standards of the industry as well as complete a quality assurance certification. A grand and reserve champion market lamb will be chosen from among the exhibitors along with a Grand and Reserve champion showman They will sell on Saturday.

OPEN CLASS SHEEP

FIRST                         SECOND                    THIRD                        FOURTH

$ 20.00                         $15.00                         $10.00                        $ 7.00

Class 1 – Ram, 2 years and over                      

Class 2 – Ram, 1 year and under

Class 3 – Ram, Lamb                                       

Class 4 – Ewe, 2 years and over 

Class 5 – Ewe, 1 year and under 2                   

Class 6 – Ewe, Lamb                     

Class 7 – Flock, 1 ram any age, 1 ewe 2 years or over, ewe 1 year and under 2

            *Grand Champion Ram                –                                   Rosette

             *Reserve Champion Ram             –                                   Rosette

             *Grand Champion Ewe                –                                   Rosette

             *Grand Champion Ewe                –                                   Rosette

*Note: Requires no entry – Automatically entered.

DIVISION 501 – SHEEP – HAMPSHIRE

DIVISION 502 – DORSET 

DIVISION 503 – HAMPSHIRE 

DIVISION 504 – COLUMBIA  

DIVISION 505 – SUFFOLK

DIVISION 506 – ANY OTHER BREED

DIVISION 507 – CROSSBRED  

Ohio Department of Agriculture rules can supersede any local rules.  A copy of these rules can be obtained by contacting the Department Superintendent.

Entries Close at 4:00 p.m., August 6, 2022 When entry fees are paid by check, the Fairboard shall have the right to withhold payment of premium until the exhibitor’s check is honored by the exhibitor’s bank.  If check is not valid, entry fee will be considered  npaid and all premiums will be declared forfeited to the Fairboard. All sheep will be on grounds between 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Sunday, August 16, 2015. Entry fees: All exhibitors must purchase a membership or season ticket.  Out of county sheep shall pay an entry fee of $1.00 per head. Judging to be done Monday, following the Junior Fair Sheep Show.  See general rules for further instructions.  All sheep must have registration papers.  All sheep must be removed by Saturday morning, August 22 before noon.