Open Beef Show

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May 18, 2009
Sunday September 20th
At the Van Wert County Fairgrounds
Judge: Todd Herman
• There are 3 Divisions; Beef Feeders, Dairy Feeders, and Breeding Females.  Show starts at 2:00 pm – Animals must arrive between 7-11am on Sunday.

• Entry Fee $30 per calf

• Beef & Dairy Feeder Calves will show by weight – weigh in is at 11:30 am

• Female show will be by age or Breed (minimum of 5 head for Breed).  Age can run from May 2020 Jr. heifer calf to aged cow. 

• Market and Dairy Feeder Calves must be born on or after January 1 and weigh less than Beef / 750 lbs - Dairy 800 lbs.
• Out of state calves must have health papers

• Grand and Reserve payouts: Market $200/$100, Dairy $150/$75, and Females $300/$150.  Class winners get their entry fee back.

• Premiums are based on the following: (Market 25 head, Dairy 20 head, Females 35 head) Premiums will be pro-rated if head count is less.

• There will be Showmanship classes as well
• Contacts:  Brian Etzler 419-605-7567  Phil Sorgen 260-433-5104