BEEF CATTLE SHOW

Friday, 10:00 AM – Show Ring

Entries must be received by August 15th; no late entries will be accepted.

At the discretion of the Superintendent, classes may be combined. The Superintendent will refuse to coop, pen or have judged any ailing, unthrifty or inferior specimen.

Rules and Regulations

  1. All beef animals at time of entry must be registered with their respective registry except feeder or market animals.
  2. All registered beef will be owned at time of entry; no pending allowed.
  3. All beef will have permanent tattoos or tags matching registration and health papers.
  4. Exhibitors limited to two (2) entries single classes and one (1) entry in group classes.
  5. All animals shown in group classes by and exhibitor must first have been shown in individual classes by the same exhibitor.
  6. Superintendent recommends all beef cattle be vaccinated 30 days before the Fair for respiratory diseases, etc. as recommended by your veterinarian.

CLASS REFERENCE :

  • JUNIOR BULL CALF, Born January 1, 2024 to April 30, 2024.
  • SENIOR BULL CALF, Born September 1, 2023 to December 31, 2023.
  • JUNIOR HEIFER CALF, Born January 1, 2024 to April 30, 2024.
  • SENIOR HEIFER CALF, Born September 1, 2023 to December 31, 2023.
  • SUMMER YEARLING HEIFER, Born May 1, 2023 to August 31, 2023.
  • JUNIOR YEARLING HEIFER, Born January 1, 2023 to April 30, 2023.
  • SENIOR YEARLING Female, Born September 1, 2022 to December 31, 2022.
  • TWO YEAR OLD COW, Born September 1, 2021 to August 31, 2022.
  • COW THREE YEARS AND OLDER, Born Prior to September 1, 2021.
  • PAIR OF CALVES (ONE BULL CALF AND ONE HEIFER CALF)
  • GET OF SIRE 3 HEAD
  • PRODUCE OF DAME (2 ANIMALS OF ANY SEX FROM 1 COW)
  • HERD (1 BULL 3 FEMALES)
  • EXHIBITOR’S YOUTH HERD (4 ANIMALS TO CONSIST OF 1 BULL AND 3 HEIFERS BRED AND OWNED)
  • MARKET STEER, Born January 1, 2023 – December 31, 2023
  • PROSPECT STEER, Born January 1, 2024 to April 15, 2024

PEEWEE CLASS

There will be a Peewee Class to be held, Friday, August 30, 2024. This is open to all Beef Exhibitors who are non-4H
members. Pre-registration is required with the Beef Superintendent. This class will follow the rules of 4H Fitting and Showing Classes,
including show clothes. It is expected an experienced Beef Showperson will be with the exhibitor in this class.

DIVISIONS

  • ANGUS
  • BELTED GALLOWAY
  • HEREFORD
  • PINZGAUER
  • SCOTTISH HIGHLANDER
  • SIMMENTAL
  • ALL OTHERS
  • MARKET STEER
  • PROSPECT STEER
  • AGRICULTURE PROMOTION AND HERDSMANSHIP

CLASSES

CLASS 1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH 5TH 6TH
REG. JR. BULL CALF $50 $35 $30 $25 RIBBON RIBBON
REG. SR. BULL CALF $50 $35 $30 $25 RIBBON RIBBON
CHAMPION & RESERVE BULL CALF ROSETTE *** *** *** *** ***
JUNIOR HEIFER $50 $35 $30 $25 RIBBON RIBBON
SENIOR HEIFER $50 $35 $30 $25 RIBBON RIBBON
CHAMPION & RESERVE HEIFER ROSETTE *** *** *** *** ***
SUMMER YEARLING HEIFER $50 $35 $30 $25 RIBBON RIBBON
JUNIOR YEARLING HEIFER $50 $35 $30 $25 RIBBON RIBBON
SENIOR YEARLING FEMALE $50 $35 $30 $25 RIBBON RIBBON
CHAMPION & RESERVE YEARLING HEIFER ROSETTE *** *** *** *** ***
TWO YEAR OLD COW $80 $50 $45 $40 RIBBON RIBBON
COW THREE YEARS OLD AND OLDER $80 $50 $45 $40 RIBBON RIBBON
CHAMPION & RESERVE SENIOR FEMALE ROSETTE *** *** *** *** ***
GRAND CHAMPION FEMALE ROSETTE *** *** *** *** ***
COW AND CALF $100 $85 $75 $50 RIBBON RIBBON
PAIR OF HEIFERS $100 $85 $75 $50 RIBBON RIBBON
PAIR OF CALVES $100 $85 $75 $50 RIBBON RIBBON
PAIR OF BULL CALFS $100 $85 $75 $50 RIBBON RIBBON
GET OF SIRE $100 $85 $75 $50 RIBBON RIBBON
PRODUCE OF DAM $100 $85 $75 $50 RIBBON RIBBON
HERD $200 $100 $75 $50 RIBBON RIBBON
EXHIBITORS YOUTH HERD $100 $85 $65 $50 RIBBON RIBBON
CHAMPION OVERALL FEMALE ROSETTE *** *** *** *** ***

MARKET STEER

CLASS 1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH 5TH 6TH
MARKET STEER $100 $75 $50 $25 RIBBON RIBBON
DAIRY/BEEF MARKET STEER (NO LESS THAN 50% DAIRY)
This class must have three (3) animals to have its own class. Otherwise, they will compete under AOB class.
$100 $75 $50 $25 RIBBON RIBBON

PROSPECT STEER

CLASS 1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH 5TH 6TH
PROSPECT STEER $100 $75 $50 $25 RIBBON RIBBON
DAIRY/BEEF PROSPECT STEER (NO LESS THAN 50% DAIRY)
This class must have three (3) animals to have its own class. Otherwise, they will compete under AOB class.
$100 $75 $50 $25 RIBBON RIBBON

AGRICULTURE PROMOTION AND HERDSMANSHIP

Judged on neatness of exhibit, the cooperation of the exhibitor and presentation of animals in the ring and during the Fair. The promotion of the beef industry via handouts, signage and speaking with the public on the value of local agriculture. A special award will be presented to the open beef exhibitor who demonstrates these qualities during the fair.

This class is for Open Beef Exhibitors comprising of five or more beef animals show in their respective classes during this fair.

CLASS 1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH 5TH 6TH
AGRICULTURE PROMOTION AND HERDSMANSHIP $150 $100 $75 $50 RIBBON RIBBON