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2019 Market Lamb Show and Sale Print E-mail

Market Lamb Show and Sale

Show – Fair Wednesday

Sale – Fair Friday 

Chairperson:  Kirk Clevenger

Showmanship Sponsor – First Bank of Strasburg

Grand Champion Award Sponsor – Clevenger Family 


1.    Market lambs are to be owned and cared for by the exhibitor as of May 11, 2019.  Tagging of the lambs will be May 11, 2019 from 8 am to 10 am at the Frederick County Fair Grounds.   All market lambs must have their scrapie tag in their ear at the time of tagging or they will be unable to exhibit that lamb in the fair.  One dollar will be charged per animal tagged.  Multiple animals may be tagged but exhibitors are limited to showing two (2) market lambs.

2.    ALL GENERAL LIVESTOCK RULES WILL APPLY TO LAMB EXHIBITORS.   PLEASE READ!

3.    Due to regulations set by the National Scrapie Eradication Program, the Frederick County Fair will require that all sheep (market ewes and market wethers) be ear tagged with a tag provided by the USDA – APHIS in order to track sheep under the National Scrapie Eradication Program.

  • There will be no breeder’s ID Tags allowed in the market lamb’s ears. If still in at check in, they will be removed.

4.    If the scrapie tag has the breeder’s name or farm on them, they will not removed.

5.    Market lambs are to be brought to the fairgrounds between the hours of 7:30 am and 12:00 noon on Fair   Monday. A current health certificate must be shown to the barn official before any animal can be unloaded.  Lambs must be born after January 1st of the current Fair year.

6.    Lambs may be wethers and/or ewes. All animals must be properly castrated. Wethers must be completely healed from castration.

7.    Lambs may be purebred, grade or crossbred.

8.    Lambs must have lamb teeth. All lambs will be mouthed.

9.    All market lambs will be weighed and graded at the fair on Monday afternoon. Exhibitors should be present when their animal is weighed. Lambs must weigh between 90 and 140 pounds to be sold at auction. All lambs must grade Blue-O or Red-O to be sold at auction. There will be no allowances in weight given at weigh-in time.

10. To recognize buyers, $5.00 will be retained from the proceeds of each lamb sold to purchase a newspaper advertisement and publicity.

11. Grand and Reserve Champion Market Lamb must be sold at the market animal auction on Friday.

12. The market lamb chairperson and the Fair Association livestock committee reserve the right to view exhibitor's animal from the tagging date until the opening of the fair.

13. All market lambs must be slick shorn one week prior to the show. The will be no shearing of market lambs after arrival onto the fairgrounds. All sheep must have been foot trimmed no more than 10 days before the fair.

14. All exhibitors are required to participate in showmanship classes.

15. Lifting the front feet of lambs off the ground during showmanship and market classes is not permitted. Lambs will be shown with all four feet on the ground.

16. The will be no “icing” lambs at any time during Fair Week.

17. There must be water available to all market lambs at all times during fair week.

18. There will be no drenching market lambs during fair week.

19. Market lambs will be shown by weight. Classes will be determined the day of the show.

20. Exhibitors are responsible for re-penning their lamb after the sale. The exhibitor will feed and care for the animal until the buyer or other persons authorized by the Fair removes it from the fairgrounds.

21.  Exhibitors wanting to show breeding ewes must abide by the same rules and weight range as market lambs and must be tagged at tagging date.

22.  Exhibitors can only enter and show 2 lambs at the fair.

23.  The exhibitors registration form must list the lambs  tag number to the appropriate class.  No changing classes after registration.

24.  All breeding ewes are released after sale on Friday night but must be picked up by 10:00 a.m. Saturday morning.

25. Failure to abide by these rules will result in the disqualification of that individual’s animal(s) in question.

Market Lamb Premiums and Ribbons

Placings:                     1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th

Prize Money:             $15      12        10        8          6          4              Ribbons

Showmanship

Junior Novice

Senior Novice

Junior

Senior

Grand and Reserve Showman of each division will receive a trophy and rosette.

Confirmation

All confirmation classes will receive prize money for each class placing as stated above.

Underweight Class ( < 90 lbs.) - not eligible for Grand or Reserve Champion Overall

Market Lamb Classes (90 - 140 lbs.) - Classes will be broken down into three divisions by the show chairperson(s) and/or show committee.

Light Weight Division

Middle Weight Division

Heavy Weight Division

Overweight Class ( >140 lbs.) - not eligible for Grand or Reserve Champion Overall

Grand and Reserve Champion Overall Market Lamb will receive a banner.

SHEEP – SHOWMANSHIP

1227

Junior Novice Showmanship – Ages 9-13

1228

Senior Novice Showmanship – Ages 14-19

1229

Junior Showmanship – Ages 9-13

1230

Senior Showmanship – Ages 14-19

SHEEP – MARKET ANIMALS

1234

Individual Market Lamb

1235

Pair of Market Lambs

1236   Individual Breeding Ewe

 

 

 
2019 Youth And Open Rabbit Show Print E-mail

DEPARTMENT – RABBITS 

Chairperson- Sandy Sumption

Youth Chairpersons- Cody Sumption, Cory Sumption

Specific Information for Rabbit Exhibitors

ALL GENERAL LIVESTOCK RULES WILL APPLY TO RABBIT EXHIBITORS

PLEASE READ!!

1. The show is open to anyone who is a resident of Frederick County or the city of Winchester..

2. All rabbits must be brought to the fairgrounds on Fair Monday July 29, 2019.

3. Rabbits will be judged fair Monday, July 29, 2019 at 1:00 pm. Exhibitors may not enter           more than two entries per class.

4. Rabbit Showmanship will be on Monday, July 29, 2019.

5. You must feed and water rabbit daily. Failure will result in forfeit of your prize money.

6. You must clean your rabbit cage, failure to so will forfeit of your prize money.

7. Rabbits will be judged according to the American Rabbit Breeders Association Standards.

8. You must show your rabbit in the rabbit show if you are in 4-H or FFA. (see rules)

9. You must have submitted the amount of rabbits to the 4-H office by July 1, 2019.

10. You must attend one fair work detail.

11. Fair will supply bedding.

12. Chairperson has the right to make any decisions.

13. All rabbits remain in place until 10:00 pm on Fair Saturday August 3, 2019.

Rabbit Showmanship Rules:

1. You must have a completed workbook that has been checked.

2. You must be dressed in nice clothing. (if any questions please speak with Sandy)

3. You must be at the rabbit barn one hour prior to the show.

 

Rabbit Awards

Trophies will be given for the following:

Grand Champion Rabbit of the Barn

Champion Junior Showmanship

Champion Junior Rabbit

Rosettes will be awarded for the following:

Grand Champion Rabbit of the Barn

Reserve Champion of the Barn

Reserve Champion Junior Rabbit

Champion of each Breed

Junior Showmanship Award

 

This award is given to the junior show person who displays the highest level of care and cleanliness with their rabbits in the barn.

(1431) Senior Showmanship

(1433) Senior Novice

(1432) Junior Showmanship

(1434) Junior Novice

 

RABBITS – YOUTH ENTRIES (AGES 5-19) [scroll down for adult classes]

REX

(1345) Senior Buck     (1346) Junior Buck     (1347) Senior Doe       (1348) Junior Doe

MINI REX

(1349) Senior Buck     (1350) Junior Buck     (1351) Senior Doe       (1352) Junior Doe

GIANT LOP

(1353) Senior Buck     (1354) Junior Buck     (1355) Senior Doe       (1356) Junior Doe

FUZZY LOP

(1357) Senior Buck     (1358) Junior Buck     (1359) Senior Doe       (1360) Junior Doe

AMERICAN FUZZY LOP

(1361) Senior Buck     (1362) Junior Buck     (1363) Senior Doe       (1364) Junior Doe

FRENCH LOP

(1365) Senior Buck     (1366) Junior Buck     (1367) Senior Doe       (1368) Junior Doe

HOLLAND LOP

(1369) Senior Buck     (1370) Junior Buck     (1371) Senior Doe       (1372) Junior Doe

MINI LOP

(1373) Senior Buck     (1374) Junior Buck     (1375) Senior Doe       (1376) Junior Doe

CALIFORNIAN

(1377) Senior Buck     (1378) Junior Buck     (1379) Senior Doe       (1380) Junior Doe

HIMALAYAN

(1381) Senior Buck     (1382) Junior Buck     (1383) Senior Doe       (1384) Junior Doe

FRENCH ANGORA

(1385) Senior Buck     (1386) Junior Buck     (1387) Senior Doe       (1388) Junior Doe

ENGLISH ANGORA

(1389) Senior Buck     (1390) Junior Buck     (1391) Senior Doe       (1392) Junior Doe

DUTCH

(1393) Senior Buck     (1394) Junior Buck     (1395) Senior Doe       (1396) Junior Doe

AMERICAN SABLE

(1397) Senior Buck     (1398) Junior Buck     (1399) Senior Doe       (1400) Junior Doe

NETHERLAND

(1401) Senior Buck     (1402) Junior Buck     (1403) Senior Doe       (1404) Junior Doe

NEW ZEALAND

(1405) Senior Buck     (1406) Junior Buck     (1407) Senior Doe       (1408) Junior Doe

POLISH

(1409) Senior Buck     (1410) Junior Buck     (1411) Senior Doe       (1412) Junior Doe

SILVER MARTEN

(1413) Senior Buck     (1414) Junior Buck     (1415) Senior Doe       (1416) Junior Doe

JERSEY WOOLY

(1417) Senior Buck     (1418) Junior Buck     (1419) Senior Doe       (1420) Junior Doe

HOT TOT

(1421) Senior Buck     (1422) Junior Buck     (1423) Senior Doe       (1424) Junior Doe

ANY OTHER BREEDS

(1425) Senior Buck     (1426) Junior Buck     (1427) Senior Doe       (1428) Junior Doe

DOE AND  LITTER (1429)

PET CLASS (1430)

 

 

RABBITS – OPEN ENTRIES (AGES 20 AND OVER)

REX

(5096) Senior Buck     (5097) Junior Buck     (5098) Senior Doe       (5099) Junior Doe

MINI REX

(5100) Senior Buck     (5101) Junior Buck     (5102) Senior Doe       (5103) Junior Doe

GIANT LOP

(5104) Senior Buck     (5105) Junior Buck     (5106) Senior Doe       (5107) Junior Doe

FUZZY LOP

(5108) Senior Buck     (5109) Junior Buck     (5110) Senior Doe       (5111) Junior Doe

AMERICAN FUZZY LOP

(5112) Senior Buck     (5113) Junior Buck     (5114) Senior Doe       (5115) Junior Doe

FRENCH LOP

(5116) Senior Buck     (5117) Junior Buck     (5118) Senior Doe       (5119) Junior Doe

HOLLAND LOP

(5120) Senior Buck     (5121) Junior Buck     (5122) Senior Doe       (5123) Junior Doe

MINI LOP

(5124) Senior Buck     (5125) Junior Buck     (5126) Senior Doe       (5127) Junior Doe

CALIFORNIAN

(5128) Senior Buck     (5129) Junior Buck     (5130) Senior Doe       (5131) Junior Doe

HIMALAYAN

(5132) Senior Buck     (5133) Junior Buck     (5134) Senior Doe       (5135) Junior Doe

FRENCH ANGORA

(5136) Senior Buck     (5137) Junior Buck     (5138) Senior Doe       (5139) Junior Doe

ENGLISH ANGORA

(5140) Senior Buck     (5141) Junior Buck     (5142) Senior Doe       (5143) Junior Doe

DUTCH

(5144) Senior Buck     (5145) Junior Buck     (5146) Senior Doe       (5147) Junior Doe

AMERICAN SABLE

(5148) Senior Buck     (5149) Junior Buck     (5150) Senior Doe       (5151) Junior Doe

NETHERLAND

(5152) Senior Buck     (5153) Junior Buck     (5154) Senior Doe       (5155) Junior Doe

NEW ZEALAND

(5156) Senior Buck     (5157) Junior Buck     (5158) Senior Doe       (5159) Junior Doe

POLISH

(5160) Senior Buck     (5161) Junior Buck     (5162) Senior Doe       (5163) Junior Doe

SILVER MARTEN

(5164) Senior Buck     (5165) Junior Buck     (5166) Senior Doe       (5167) Junior Doe

JERSEY WOOLY

(5168) Senior Buck     (5169) Junior Buck     (5170) Senior Doe       (5171) Junior Doe

HOT TOT

(5172) Senior Buck     (5173) Junior Buck     (5174) Senior Doe       (5175) Junior Doe

ANY OTHER BREEDS

(5176) Senior Buck     (5177) Junior Buck     (5178) Senior Doe       (5179) Junior Doe

DOE AND  LITTER (5180)

 
2019 Youth And Open Poultry Show Print E-mail

YOUTH POULTRY SHOW

Chairperson – Scott Athey

Youth Chairpersons – Sierra & Olivia Athey

Sponsor – Scott Athey

HEALTH REGULATIONS FOR ALL POULTRY

Pursuant to the authority in Chapter 27, Title 3.1, Section 3.1-723 thru 3.1-741 of the Code of Virginia (1950) as amended, the Board of Agriculture and Commerce hereby adopts the following rules and regulations relating to the control and eradication of pullorum disease and fowl typhoid in Virginia.

SECTION 12.1 – DEFINITIONS

Poultry – Live fowl, including chickens, turkeys, waterfowl and game birds, which are propagated and maintained under the control of any person.

SECTION 12.2 – AUTHORITY

Full authority for the control and eradication of pullorum and typhoid in poultry in this state is hereby vested in the state veterinarian; and without limiting the generality of the foregoing provision; it shall be the function, power and duty of the state veterinarian to administer the following provisions:

All poultry shown in public exhibitions in this state shall have originated from United States pullorum/typhoid clean or equivalent flocks or have had a negative pullorum/typhoid test within 90 days of the movement to the public exhibition.

A state veterinarian or his representative will be present on Fair Monday to administer the pullorum/typhoid test.  For further information or clarification of the rules, please contact the chairperson of the Poultry Show or a health officer.

RULES FOR YOUTH SHOW

ALL GENERAL LIVESTOCK RULES WILL APPLY TO POULTRY EXHIBITORS

PLEASE READ!

1.     This show is open to any youth that are residents of Frederick County or the City of Winchester, who are between the ages of  5 and 19.

2.     Exhibitors will provide their own feed and water for their poultry.  Exhibitors are expected to feed and water their birds daily, keep their cages clean, and assist in keeping the poultry building clean.

3.     Exhibitors must complete the livestock registration form found in the center of this catalog and mail it to the Frederick County Extension Office by the date stated on the form.  All poultry should be brought to the Fairgrounds by 12:00 noon on Fair Monday.  Poultry will be judged Monday afternoon.  Exhibitors may not enter more than two entries per class.

4.     All Exhibitors of market birds to be sold at auction on Friday night must:

A.    Be tested, registered, and banded on June 30th at 7pm at the poultry building;

B.    Have 4-H or FFA project book checked on June 30th and fair Monday;

C.    Participate in two hours of work detail at the fair and send two letters to new buyers;

D.    Participate in Quality Assurance training;

E.    Must sign and submit code of ethics form;

F.     Participate in Poultry Showmanship at 2 pm at Poultry Building on

Fair Monday; and

5.     Market Birds may be removed by buyer after sale on Friday with bill of sale.

6.     A Poultry Showmanship Award will be given to one exhibitor (youth or adult) who shows good sportsmanship and showmanship, assists in keeping the entire poultry area neat and keeps their own cages clean and their birds fed and watered.  Scott Athey will serve as a judge and sponsor of  this award.  A cash award of $20.00 and a plaque will be presented to the Showmanship Award Winner on Friday evening before the market animal auction in the livestock building.

7.     All birds must have fair tag on outside of cage and be completed with bird in proper class by 12:30 pm fair Monday or will not be judged.  If you need help filling out the tag please come to the poultry building before 11:30 am to allow time for changes.

8.     Use white fair tag.

(1266) Senior Showmanship       (1268) Senior Novice Showmanship

(1267) Junior Showmanship        (1269) Junior Novice Showmanship

 

Youth Entries [scroll down for "open" entries]

PUREBRED AMERICAN BREED

(1270)  Cock                                                               (1272) Cockerel

(1271)  Hen                                                                 (1273) Pullet

PUREBRED MEDITERRANEAN BREED

(1274) Cock                                                                (1276) Cockerel

(1275)  Hen                                                                 (1277) Pullet

PUREBRED ASIATIC BREED

(1278)  Cock                                                               (1280) Cockerel

(1279)  Hen                                                                 (1281) Pullet

PUREBRED ENGLISH BREED

(1282)  Cock                                                               (1284) Cockerel

(1283)  Hen                                                                 (1285) Pullet

CONTINENTAL BREEDS

(1286)  Cock                                                               (1288) Cockerel

(1287)  Hen                                                                 (1289) Pullet

ANY OTHER STANDARD PUREBRED

(1290)  Cock                                                               (1292) Cockerel

(1291)  Hen                                                                 (1293) Pullet

ANY CROSSBRED EGG TYPE

(1294)  Cock                                                               (1296) Cockerel

(1295)  Hen                                                                 (1297) Pullet

ANY CROSSBRED MEAT TYPE

(1298)  Cock                                                               (1300) Cockerel

(1299)  Hen                                                                 (1301) Pullet

BANTAM CLEAN LEG

(1302)  Cock                                                               (1304) Cockerel

(1303)  Hen                                                                 (1305) Pullet

BANTAM FEATHER LEG

(1306)  Cock                                                               (1308) Cockerel

(1307)  Hen                                                                 (1309) Pullet

ANY OTHER STANDARD APPROVED BANTAM

(1310)  Cock                                                               (1312) Cockerel

(1311)  Hen                                                                 (1313) Pullet

CROSSBRED BANTAM

(1314)  Cock                                                               (1316) Cockerel

(1315)  Hen                                                                 (1317) Pullet

DUCKS

(1318)  Pair Young                                                     (1319) Pair Old

GEESE

(1320)  Pair Young                                                     (1321) Pair Old

TURKEYS

(1322)  Pair Young                                                    (1323) Pair Old

GUINEA

(1324)  Pair Young                                                     (1325) Pair Old

DOVES

(1326)  Old Cock                                                        (1328) Young Cock

(1327)  Old Hen                                                          (1329) Young Hen

PIGEONS (FANCY BREEDS)

(1330)  Old Cock                                                        (1332) Young Cock

(1331)  Old Hen                                                          (1333) Young Hen

PIGEONS (OTHER VARIETIES)

(1334)  Old Cock                                                        (1336) Young Cock

(1335)  Old Hen                                                          (1337) Young Hen

PHEASANTS

(1338)  Old Cock                                                        (1340) Young Cock

(1339)  Old Peahens                                                   (1341) Young Peahens

OPEN POULTRY SHOW

Chairpersons:  Scott Athey

Youth Chairpersons:  Sierra and Olivia Athey

Rules for Open Show

Please refer to the health regulations for all poultry as stated at the beginning of this section.

1)    This show is open to any resident of Frederick County,  the City of Winchester, who are ages 5 and older.

2)    Exhibitors will provide their own feed and water for their poultry.  Exhibitors are expected to feed and water their birds daily, keep their cages clean and assist in keeping the poultry building clean.

3)    Exhibitors must complete the livestock registration form found in the center of this catalog and mail it to the Frederick County Extension Office by the date stated on the form.  All poultry should be brought to the Fairgrounds by 12:00 noon on Fair Monday.  Poultry will be judged Monday afternoon.  Exhibitors may not enter more than two entries per class.

4)    All poultry will remain in place until 10:00 pm on Fair Saturday.

5)    A Poultry Showmanship Award will be given to one exhibitor (youth or adult) who shows good sportsmanship and showmanship, assists in keeping the entire poultry area neat and keeps their own cages clean and their birds fed and watered.  Scott Athey will serve as the judge and sponsor of this award.  A cash award of $20.00 and a plaque will be presented to the Showmanship Award Winner on Friday evening before the market animal auction in the livestock show barn.

6)    All birds must have fair tag on outside of cage and be completed with bird in proper class by 12:30 pm fair Monday or will not be judged.  If you need help filling out the tag please come to the poultry building before 11:30 am to allow time for changes.

7)    Use colored fair tag.

 

PUREBRED AMERICAN BREED

(2901P)  Cock                                                             (2903P) Cockerel

(2902P)  Hen                                                               (2904P) Pullet

PUREBRED MEDITERRANEAN BREED

(2905P) Cock                                                              (2907P) Cockerel

(2906P)  Hen                                                               (2908P) Pullet

PUREBRED ASIATIC BREED

(2909P)  Cock                                                             (2911P) Cockerel

(2910P)  Hen                                                               (2912P) Pullet

PUREBRED ENGLISH BREED

(2913P)  Cock                                                             (2915P) Cockerel

(2914P)  Hen                                                               (2916P) Pullet

CONTINENTAL BREED

(2917P)  Cock                                                             (2919P) Cockerel

(2918P)  Hen                                                               (2920P) Pullet

ANY OTHER STANDARD PUREBRED

(2921P)  Cock                                                             (2923P) Cockerel

(2922P)  Hen                                                               (2924P) Pullet

ANY CROSSBRED EGG TYPE

(2925P)  Cock                                                             (2927P) Cockerel

(2926P)  Hen                                                               (2928P) Pullet

ANY CROSSBRED MEAT TYPE

(2929P)  Cock                                                             (2931P) Cockerel

(2930P)  Hen                                                               (2932P) Pullet

BANTAM CLEAN LEG

(2933P)  Cock                                                             (2935P) Cockerel

(2934P)  Hen                                                               (2936P) Pullet

BANTAM FEATHER LEG

(2937P)  Cock                                                             (2939P) Cockerel

(2938P)  Hen                                                               (2940P) Pullet

ANY OTHER STANDARD APPROVED BANTAM

(2941P)  Cock                                                             (2943P) Cockerel

(2942P)  Hen                                                               (2944P) Pullet

CROSSBRED BANTAM

(2945P)  Cock                                                             (2947P) Cockerel

(2946P)  Hen                                                               (2948P) Pullet

DUCKS

(2949P)  Pair Young                                                   (2950P) Pair Old

GEESE

(2951P)  Pair Young                                                   (2952P) Pair Old

TURKEYS

(2953P)  Pair Young                                                   (2954P) Pair Old

GUINEA

(2955P)  Pair Young                                                   (2956P) Pair Old

DOVES

(2957P)  Old Cock                                                      (2959P) Young Cock

(2958P)  Old Hen                                                       (2960P) Young Hen

PIGEONS (FANCY BREEDS)

(2961P)  Old Cock                                                      (2963P) Young Cock

(2962P)  Old Hen                                                       (2964P) Young Hen

PIGEONS (OTHER VARIETIES)

(2965P)  Old Cocks                                                    (2967P) Young Cocks

(2966P)  Old Hen                                                       (2968P) Young Hen

PHEASANTS

(2969P)  Old Cocks                                                    (2971P) Young Cocks

(2970P)  Old Peahens                                                 (2972P) Young Peahens

 

 
2018 Market Steer Sale Buyers Print E-mail

FREDERICK COUNTY FAIR

MARKET STEER SALE

2018 BUYERS

The 43rd Annual Frederick County Fair Market Steer Sale was held on Friday,

August 3, 2018.

Nineteen steers totaling 24.495 pounds were sold at a gross income of $81,622.05.  The average price was $3.33 per pound.

The Frederick County Fair Association and the youth of 4-H and FFA deeply appreciate the continuing support of the many individuals and businesses who expressed their interest in the youth of our community

Grand Champion Steer – Purchased by Virginia Riggers for $5.00/lb.

Reserve Grand Champion Steer – Purchased by Woodside Farms for $5.60/lb.

Additional Buyers of Market Steers

Virginia Riggers - 8

Woodside Farm

H.H. Omps, Inc.- 2

Perry Engineering

Ridgerunner Container

Tim & Kathy Price

Gore’s Custom Slaughter

DeHaven’s Masonry, Concrete & Excavating

James River Equipment

Rockingham Coop – Kent Feed

Emmart Oil

The Frederick County Fair Association, FFA Chapters and 4-H Clubs thank Southern States Cooperative, Inc. Winchester/Stephens City for sponsoring the advertisement thanking the buyers of the market animals shown by the youth.

 
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