Dairy Cattle Show

Saturday, June 7, 2014
Registration/Weigh-In 11:00 a.m.

Rules

  1. Participants are limited to 4-H and FFA members in good standing living in Calloway County or surrounding Kentucky counties.
  2. All animals must be certified by the County Agent or Agriculture Teacher.
  3. All animals must be registered in the names of the 4-H or FFA members showing them, and their registration and transfer papers shown to the superintendent of the show.
  4. All animals not halter broke and fitted for the show will automatically be placed in the "White ribbon or fair" group.  This decision will be made by the judge.
  5. 4-H and FFA members must have owned the animals before June 1, 2014.
  6. The animals will be judged on the Danish system.  Very Good or Blue Ribbon (3x), Good or Red Ribbon (2x), Fair or White Ribbon (1x), and in no case will prizes exceed $10 for Blue Ribbon, $7 for Red Ribbon, and $4 for White Ribbon.
  7. The Showmanship Contest is open to all Calloway County 4-H and FFA Exhibitors each year.
  8. The Showmanship Contest will be divided into a Junior and Senior Division.  Below 14 years as of January 1st of the current year - Junior Division, and above 14 years as of January 1st of the current year - Senior Division.  No distinction on 4-H or FFA.  Showmanship by age.
  9. Prize money distributed by the Danish System.  If prize money exceeds x, then x will be reestablished and corrected not to exceed the prize money allotted.

Classes - Holstein, Jersey and Guernsey

  1. Jr. Calf, March 1, 2014 to April 30, 2014
  2. Intermediate Calf, December 1, 2013 to February 29, 2013
  3. Senior Calf, September 1, 2013 to November 30, 2013
  4. Summer Yearling, June 1, 2013 to August 31, 2013
  5. Junior Yearling, March 1, 2013 to May 31, 2013
  6. Intermediate Yearling, December 1, 2012 to February 28, 2012
  7. Senior Yearling, September 1, 2012 to November 30, 2012

Junior Champion

  1. Junior Two Year Old, March 1, 2012 to August 31, 2012
  2. Senior Two Year Old, September 1, 2011 to February 28, 2012
  3. Junior Three Year Old, March 1, 2011 to August 31, 2011
  4. Senior Three Year Old, September 1, 2010 to February 28, 2011
  5. Four Year Old, September 1, 2009 to August 31, 2010
  6. Five Year Old & Older, Before September 1, 2009

Senior Champion

  1. Junior Showmanship
  2. Senior Showmanship

Entry Information

Please pre-register if possible by May 30. Send to: Ginny Harper - 310 South Fourth Street - Murray, KY 42071 Phone (270) 753-1452 or FAX (270) 759-4243. Make checks payable to the Murray-Calloway County Fair.

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