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SHEEP SHOW

Chairperson Jeanne Grenier•860-235-0173

 

Show Location – Barn Starting Time – Saturday, 12:00 p.m. (Noon)

SHOW RULES

1.  Health Certification.  All sheep must comply with CT Department of Agriculture Regulations and must be vaccinated for Rabies at least 30 days prior to showing.  Appropriate certificates must be presented for entry.

2.  Pre-registration is requested.

3.Entries will be accepted on a first come first served basis until all pens are full.  Entry forms available from chairperson or www.ledyardfair.org  (Livestock & Rabbit Registration)

4.  Judging will be at 12 noon on Saturday.

5.  Judges’ decisions are final.

6.  All entries must be on the grounds between 3:00 p.m. & 8:00 p.m. on Friday.

7.  Release is 6:00 p.m. on Sunday

8.  Leaving the grounds early will forfeit premiums.

9.  No vehicles allowed on grounds until 6:00 p.m. on Sunday

10.   All animals are to be clean and presentable.  Stall areas are to be maintained and kept clean.  The Ledyard Fair does not provide straw-some bedding may be available.

BREEDS Cheviots, Dorsets, Grades, Hampshires, Shropshires, Tunis, Suffolks, Romneys, Black and other breeds.

CLASSES Classes will be judged for the breeds listed above.  Animals show in market classes are not eligible to be shown in other classes.  Market lambs-each weight class, two entries per owner maximum.  Prizes for single entry classes will be awarded at the Judge’s decretion.  Rams are not elible for Grade classes.  Classes will be as follows:

PREMIUMS FOR ALL   CLASSES
1st 2nd 3rd
Adult Showmanship (19 & over) $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Novice Showmanship $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Junior Showmanship (13 and Under) $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Senior Showmanship(14 to 19) $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Ewe Lambs $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Pair Ewe Lambs $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Yearling Ewe $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Pair Yearling Ewes $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Aged Ewes $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Ram Lamb $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Pair Ram Lambs $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Yearling Ram $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Exhibitors Flock $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Market Lambs (Lt.Wgt. under 80 lbs.) $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Market Lambs (Heavy Wgt. Over 81 lbs.) $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Dam & Lamb $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Best 3 Head-Bred & Owned $10.00 $9.00 $8.00
Get of Shire-Bred & Owned $10.00 $9.00 $8.00