Dept 02 - Dairy

(updated 07/4/2017)

Dairy Judging - Thursday, 9:30 AM

Rules

  1. See General and Animal Rules.
  2. Animals must have official ear tags or official legible breed registration tattoo.
  3. Dairy cattle entries must be mailed to Livestock Manager Carol Hoffman with a postmark of no later than August 15th. Dairy and Breeding Beef Entry Form Late entries will not be accepted.
  4. A Supreme Champion Female will be selected from the Grand Champions in the open and youth show after the final open class is judged. Grand Champions will be milked before the selection of Supreme Champion.
  5. The 4-H and Vocational Division is open to Snyder County members only.
  6. The 2017 show order will be: Milking Shorthorn, Lineback, Holstein, Brown Swiss, Ayrshire, Jersey,Red & White and Guernsey.
  7. Animals other than those appearing in the premium list will not be accepted. Dairy exhibits will remain in the pens or stalls until 9:00 pm on Saturday. Exhibitors will forfeit all premiums if their animals are removed prior to this time. Animals must be checked by department personnel before animal entries are unloaded or removed.
  8. Dairy animals may arrive Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm and Monday 9:00 am - 6:30 pm for check in.
  9. If milking cows arrive on Sunday please notify the Livestock Manager. 
  10. Junior Grand and Reserve Champion, Senior Grand and Reserve Champion and Supreme Champion winning entries will receive non-monetary awards based on qualified entries to the class.   

Dairy - All Breeds Open Class

Class Breed
1 Ayrshire
2 Brown Swiss
3 Guernsey
4 Holstein
5 Red & White
6 Jersey
7 Milking Shorthorn
8 Lineback

Premiums:  $15  $10  $8  $7  $5

Lot # Description
101 Spring Calf Born 3/1/17 to 5/31/17
102 Winter Calf Born 12/1/16 to 2/28/17
103 Fall Calf Born 9/1/16 to 11/30/16
104 Summer yearling born 6/1/16 to 8/31/16
105 Spring yearling born 3/1/16 to 5/31/16
106 Winter yearling born 12/1/15 to 2/28/16
107 Fall yearling born 9/1/15 to 11/30/15

Premiums:  $25  $20  $15  $12  $9

Lot # Description
109 Dry cow any age

Premiums:  $30  $25  $20  $15  $10

Lot # Description
111 Fall Yearling in Milk (9/1/15 - 11/30/15)
112 Junior 2 year old (3/1/15 - 11/30/15)
113 Senior 2 year old (9/1/14 - 2/28/15)
114 3 year old (9/1/13 - 8/31/14)
115 4 year old (9/1/12 - 8/31/13)
116 5 year old (9/1/11 - 8/31/12)
117 6 yr old and older (9/1/12 and older)
118 100,000 lb class verify prdctn-show in this class only
119 Get of Sire: 3 female any age by 1 Sire, owned by 1-2 exhibitors
120 Best 3 females any age, breed & owned by exhibitor
121 Dairy Herd 3 cows fresh, owned by exhibitor
122 Produce of Dam, 2 any age, from 1 cow, 1-2 exhibit
123 Daughter-Dam, 2 any age, owned by 1-2 exhibitor
124 Best udder any age 1 entry