Department 18

Sunday, January 29, 2017
Check-in: 8:00 - 10:00 am
Show: Noon

Location:
Livestock Pavilion and Sale Barn
Fergus County Fairgrounds 
Hwy 191 North

Superintendent:
Kim Vincent
(406) 423-5313
kim.vincent@hobson.k12.mt.us

Registration:
Please complete the Youth Beef Show Entry Form and mail by January 13, 2017.
Download Registration Form

Mail to:
Kim Vincent
6647 North Kolin Road
Moccasin, MT 59462
Entry form must be post-marked by January 13, 2017


* Please indicate on your entry form the number of stalls you will need and include payment. Beef will be stalled in the brick barn west of the pavilion. Stall check in between 5:00 and 7:00 PM on Saturday. No animals may be tied in the pavilion overnight. Contact Jennifer Saunders 366-1677 for directions or if you are running late.

* No vehicles or trailers in the pavilion arena please. Pieces of indoor/outdoor carpet will be available to place under beef in the arena to make clean-up easier and to keep sawdust out of the arena floor. Sawdust may be put on top of the carpet if desired. Sawdust and hay must be completely cleaned up and carpet rolled and returned before leaving and before prizes are awarded.

* Wash rack is not available.

Class 1- Youth Beef Show

Lot 1 – Feeder Steer

  • Open to all youth who are members of 4-H, FFA or Junior Cattle Breed Associations.
  • Entry fee is $25 per animal and is non-refundable. If an exhibitor has more than one animal in a class, additional animals must be shown by another junior exhibitor.
  • Entrees are due January 13, 2017. Late entries will be accepted with a late fee of $10.00 per entry. The late fee will be charged the day of the show.
  • Judging will begin at noon on Sunday, January 29, 2017.
  • This show is open to any steer calf born after January 1, 2016. There will be no breed designation within the classes.
  • Steers will be split into classes according to hip height. Hip heights will be taken by the same person and through the same chute. Class breaks will be posted prior to the beginning of the show. Steers must be checked in prior to 10 am on Sunday, January 29, 2017.
  • In addition to the jackpot money in each class, the Grand Champion Steer will receive a cash prize of $200 the Reserve Grand Champion will receive a cash prize of $125.


Lot 2 - Heifer

  • Open to all youth, including members of 4-H, FFA and the Junior Cattle Breed Associations.
  • Entry fee is $25 per animal and is non-refundable. If an exhibitor has more than one animal in a class, additional animals must be shown by another junior exhibitor.
  • Entrees are due January 13, 2017. Late entries will be accepted with a late fee of $10.00 per entry. The late fee will be charged the day of the show.
  • Judging will begin immediately following the steer show.
  • This show is open to both registered and commercial heifer calves (coming yearlings) born after January 1, 2016. Registration papers will not be required for this show.
  • Heifers will be split into classes based on birth date; all breeds will show together and splits will be made so that class sizes are as equal as possible. Class breaks will be posted prior to the beginning of the show. Heifers must be checked in prior to 10 am on Sunday, January 29, 2017.
  • In addition to the jackpot money in each class, the Grand Champion heifer will receive a cash prize of $200; the Reserve Grand Champion heifer will receive a cash prize of $125.


Class 2- Showmanship

Lot 1- Seniors- youth ages 14 to 18

Lot 2- Intermediate- youth ages 11 to 13 Lot 3- Junior- youth ages 10 and younger