Dept 04 - Sheep

(updated 08/15/2017)

Sheep Judging - Tuesday, 5:30 PM
Breeding Sheep following Market Lambs 

Rules

  1. See General Animal Rules.
  2. Joint ownership is considered to be as one (1) owner in accordance with registration papers.
  3. Purebred animals must be identified by registry name and number, corresponding to the ear tag or tattoo number.
  4. The “Certificate of Veterinary Inspection” must state that the veterinarian examined the entire Flock and found no evidence of contagious or infectious disease or external parasites. The date of examination must also appear on the certificate. ALL animals from other states must be accompanied by an interstate health certificate issued by an accredited veterinarian indicating and examination for health within 30 days of show.
  5. Certification by the owner and an accredited veterinarian that the identified animal(s) is (are not) known to have been exposed to scrapie.
  6. Grand and Reserve Champion ram and ewe winning entries will receive non-monetary awards based on qualified entries to the class.  

Breeding Sheep Classes

Class Breed Class Breed
401 CHEVIOT 407 SUFFOLK
402 CORRIEDALE 408 OXFORD
403 DORSET 409 COLUMBIA
404 HAMPSHIRE 410 TUNIS
405  SHROPSHIRE  411 POLYPAY
406 SOUTHDOWN    

Premiums  -  $20   $18   $16   $14   $12

Lot # Description
700 Ram 1 yr & under 2 yrs
701 Fall Ram Lamb
702 Spring Ram Lamb
703 Pair of Ram Lambs - An exhibitor may show a total of 2 ram lambs.  (i.e.: 2 fall lambs, 2 spring lambs, or 1 fall and 1 spring lamb.)
706 Ewe 1 yr. and under 2 yrs.
707 Pair of Yearling Ewe
708 Fall Ewe Lamb
709 Spring Ewe Lamb
710 Pair of Ewe Lambs - An exhibitor may show a total of 2 ewe lambs.  (i.e.: 2 fall lambs, 2 spring lambs, or 1 fall and 1 spring lamb.) 
711 Pair of Ewe Lambs (owner bred)
714 Pen of Lambs - 2 ram lambs and 2 ewe lambs.
715 Breeder's Young Flock - 1 ram lamb and 2 ewe lambs, all bred and owned by the exhibitor. 
716 Flock - 1 ram any age, 2 yearling ewes and 2 ewe lambs.
717 Get of sire - 4 animals, any age from 1 sire.


Class 27 - Breeding Sheep

Premiums:  $12  $11  $10  $9  $8

Lot # Description
1701 Commercial Yearling Ewe
1702 Commercial Pair Yearling Ewes 
1703 Commercial Ewe Lamb - (if the alternate lamb is a ewe it can be entered in Class 27, Lot #1703.  Exhibitor must submit entry by August 15.)
1704 Commercial Pair Ewe Lambs