Section 23 – Open Dairy2019-05-08T17:17:23+00:00

To be shown Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 starting at 2pm (after the 4-H showmanship)

Breed Representatives: Chris Reesor, Brad Hulshof

Judge: TBA

Entry forms to be sent to Markham Fair Office.

Open to all Counties.

Open to all dairy breeds
Note: Please fill out a livestock form to enter.

Prize Money:

1st – $100.00; 2nd – $90.00; 3rd – $80.00; 4th – $70.00;
5th – $60.00; 6th – $50.00; 7th – $40.00;

Show Classes – All Breeds Open Show

  1. Junior Heifer – March 1, 2019 and younger
  2. Intermediate Heifer – December 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019
  3. Senior Heifer – September 1, 2018 – November 30, 2018
  4. Summer Yearling – June 1, 2018 – August 31, 2018
  5. Junior Yearling – March 1, 2018 – May 31, 2018
  6. Intermediate Yearling – December 1, 2017 – February 28, 2018
  7. Senior Yearling – September 1, 2017 – November 30, 2017
  8. Grand Champion 4-H Calf (Ribbon only)
  9. Overall Junior Champion (Ribbon only)
  10. Junior Breeders Herd – Three junior animals carrying the same prefix. The exhibitor must solely own at least one animal in the group.
  11. Junior Exhibitors Herd – Three junior animals owned in whole or in part by the exhibitor. The exhibitor must solely own at least one animal in the group.

Awards – Holstein & Jersey Specials:

Dave Houck Plaque – Dave Houck Plaque – Champion calf in Holstein & Jersey Interclub show. Sponsored by the York 4-H Association in appreciation of Dave’s dedication to the 4-H program and youth leadership.

See Holstein Club Awards.

Holstein Awards: to be given to the top holstein in each class

Dandyland Holsteins: Trophy – Winner of Junior Calf.

Belridge Farms: Trophy – Winner of Intermediate Calf.

Don Miller & Family: Trophy – Winner of Senior Calf.

Everdale Farms: Trophy
– Winner of Summer Yearling Class.

Coach Lane Farm: Trophy
– Winner of Junior Yearling Class.

Bruce VanderBent: Trophy
– Winner of Intermediate Yearling Class.

Onthehill Farms: Trophy
– Winner of Senior Yearling Class.

Dreamcrest Holsteins Banner
– Exhibitor of Junior Champion Female.

Hulsdale Award Memorial: Trophy
– Winner of Junior Breeders Herd Class.

Dave Houck Memorial: Trophy
– Winner of Junior Exhibitors Herd Class.

Lockmar Farms: Trophy – Winner of the Best Bred and Owned animal selected by judge.

Markham Fair Awards:

Rosette: Junior Champion, Female.

Rosette: Junior Reserve Champion, Female.

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Look for a Section from the Prize Books. Pick the Section and best class that matches your entry. Fill out the appropriate Entry Form. Be sure to read the General Rules and Regulations. Bring the form into the Markham Fair Office on or before September 13, 2018, 8PM, with the appropriate entry

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