Section 31-37 – Sheep2019-05-08T17:25:34+00:00

Chairpersons: Doug Savage (905-936-6873),
Ruth Brock (416-677-9110)

Additional Rules Apply to sections 31-37

All Rules And Regulations of the Markham Fair shall apply as well as the following:

Additional Rules:

  1. The Sheep Show will be on Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 starting at 1:00 p.m.
  2. All exhibitors will pay a $5.00 exhibitor fee, as well as an entry fee of $3.00 per entry, must accompany your entry form. Late entries will be charged double.
  3. Closing date for entries will be September 19th, 2019, by
    8 p.m.
  4. This is an area show for District 6 & 7 and by invitation from Chairperson of show.
  5. An exhibitor may enter and show two (2) breeds.
  6. An exhibitor may enter two (2) animals per Section in a maximum of two (2) Sections.
  7. In the event that there are not 10 animals or 2
    exhibitors showing in a breed, that breed may, at the discretion of the committee, be shown in Section 35 or 36, Short Wool, Long Wool.
  8. An exhibitor must be prepared to produce a Certificate of Health for every animal.
  9. Animals must be registered in the name of the exhibitor and properly identified by tattoo. Exhibitors must
    present pedigrees on request and may be randomly checked.
  10. All animals must have CFIA tags in ears.
  11. All sheep are to be brought to the Markham Fair by 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 and no animal is to leave the grounds before 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 4th, 2019. Entry forms are to be sent, or delivered, to the Markham Fair, 10801 McCowan Road, Markham, ON L3P 3J3.
  12. Any Exhibitor with 5 or more sheep entered will get an extra $50.00 per exhibitor.
 

Sheep Sections 31-37

31 North Country Cheviots

32 Dorset

33 Oxfords

34 Suffolk

35 Hampshire

36 Short Wool

37 Long Wool

Show Judge: Darrell

Prize Money – Classes #1-6:

1st – $55.00; 2nd – $45.00; 3rd – $40.00; 4th – $30.00;
5th – $25.00; 6th – $20.00; 7th – $20.00; 8th – 20.00, 9th – $20.00; 10th – 20.00

See Additional Rules – L on how to receive $50 extra.

All breeds show in following Classes:

  1. Ewe – “Yearling” (3rd pair of temporary incisors must be in place). Born and bred in Canada.
  2. Ewe – (First pair of temporary incisors must be in place). Born the property of the exhibitor.
  3. Ram – “Yearling” (3rd pair of temporary incisors must be in place). Born and bred in Canada.
  4. Ram – (First pair of temporary incisors must be in place). Born the property of the exhibitor.
  5. Get of Sire (Born the property of the exhibitor). A group of three animals, full mouth milk teeth, by the same sire. Both sexes may be represented. (Animals may or may not have been shown in previous classes).
  6. Breeders Flock (Bred and owned by exhibitor). A group of 4 animals. Both sexes to be represented. Each animal in the group must have been exhibited in one of the preceding classes. All animals in a group to be of one breed.

Note: Both Get of Sire & Breeders flock must be shown in ring to be eligible for prize money.

Awards:

Harvey Brown Trophy – Supreme Champion Ram

William Gardhouse Trophy – Supreme Champion Ewe

Section 38: Lamb Show

Note: There is no sale.

Chairpersons: Doug Savage (905-936-6873),
Ruth Brock (416-677-9110)

All Rules And Regulations of the Markham Fair shall apply as well as the following:

Additional Rules:

  1. Lamb Show last class of the day.
  2. All exhibitors will pay a $5.00 exhibitor fee, as well as an entry fee of $3.00 per animal, must accompany your entry form. Late entries will be charged double.
  3. Lambs must weigh 115 lbs or under or will be disqualified.
  4. Lambs can be any breed of sheep

Closing date for entries will be September 19th, 2019, by
8 p.m.

Prize Money: 1st – $30.00; 2nd – $25.00; 3rd – $20.00; 4th – $18.00; 5th – $18.00; 6th – $18.00; 7th – $18.00; 8th – 18.00

Class:

  1. Any breed of sheep

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Markham Fair Prize Books – It’s that simple to Enter!

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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