& Meat Goat Show
Wednesday, August 9th - 3:30 p.m.
Superintendent - Jake Ottinger
Director - Dallas Ottinger
Participants are required to purchase
must provide bedding for livestock.
Exhibitors are allowed to enter no
more than two animals in any one lot.
All animals are to be in place by 12:00
noon. on the day of the show. Facilities will be available by 8:00 a.m. No
bedding will be furnished by the Fair. Wool & Woolies practice will begin at
2:00 p.m. The Wool & Woolies Show will be at 2:30 p.m.
All market entries
must be weighed by 2:30 p.m. The show will begin at 3:30 p.m. Animals will be
released at 8:00 p.m. Participants are required to purchase exhibitor tickets
for themselves and for any person assisting them at the show.
must be 4-H members or Vocational Agricultural students and are required to have
been enrolled in the fourth grade or above on January of the current calendar
year in the State of Tennessee.
Pre-registration is required.
animals must have a scrapie taG
Class I - Sheep - Oxford
Class II -
Sheep - Dorset
Class III - Sheep - Shropshire
Class IV - Sheep - Other
1. Senior Ram Lambs - Born Sept. 1 thru Dec. 31, 2016
Early Junior Ram Lambs - Born Jan. 1 thru Feb. 14, 2017
3. Late Junior Ram
Lambs - Born after Feb. 15, 2017
4. Grand Champion Ram (Lots 1, 2, & 3)
Reserve Grand Champion Ram
6. Senior Yearling Ewes - Born Sept. 1, 2014 thru
Feb. 14, 2016
7. Junior Yearling Ewes - Born Feb. 15 thru Aug. 31, 2016.
8. Senior Ewe Lambs - Born Sept. 1 thru Dec. 31, 2016.
9. Early Junior Ewe
Lambs - Born Jan. 1 thru Jan. 31, 2017.
10. Intermediate Junior Ewe Lambs -
Born Feb. 1 thru Feb. 28, 2017.
11. Late Junior Ewe Lambs - Born Mar. 1,
2017 and after.
12. Grand Champion Ewe (Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, & 11).
Reserve Grand Champion Ewe.
Class V - Sheep - Market Lamb Show
exhibitor may show no more than two lambs in this Class. All market lambs must
have lamb teeth and must be wether or ewe lambs. Ewe lambs shown as market lambs
cannot show in Junior Breeding Show.
Lambs should weigh a minimum of 75
pounds. There is no maximum weight.
1. Light Weight Market Lambs
Medium Weight Market Lambs
3. Medium Heavy Weight Market Lambs
Weight Market Lambs
5. Grand Champion Market Lamb
6. Reserve Grand
Champion Market Lamb
Class VI - Goats - Breeding Meat Goat Show
Animals must be registered in a Meat Goat Association.
Open to registered
percentage or fullblood.
Animals shown in this class cannot be shown in
Market Goat Show.
1. Buck Kids age up to under 3 months
Kids age 3 months to under 6 months
3. Buck Kids Age 6 months to under 9
4. Buck Kids Age 9 months to 12 months
5. Grand Champion Buck Kid
6. Reserve Grand Champion Buck Kid
7. Doe Kid age up to under 3 months
Doe Kid age 3 months to under 6 months
9. Doe Kid age 6 months to under 9
10. Doe Kid age 9 months to under 12 months
11. Yearling Doe age 12
months to under 18 months
12. Yearling Doe age 18 months to under 24 months
13. Grand Champion Doe
14. Reserve Grand Champion Doe
Class VII -
Goats - Market Goat Show
Any breed or cross breed of goat can show
(registration not required).
All goats will be weighed and classified prior
to the show and will be divided into classes by weight.
All animals must have
either an ear tag or legible tattoo to be able to show.
All animals will be
doe kids or wether kids (must not exhibit any testicular tissue).
must show no breaking of skin or eruption of either of two permanent front
Milk teeth must be in place.
All animals must be slick shorn with
3/8” of hair or less.
An exhibitor can show a maximum of two animals in
1. Light Weight
2. Medium Weight
3. Medium Heavy
4. Heavy Weight
5. Grand Champion Market Goat
6. Reserve Grand
Champion Market Goat
All premium money available will be used, and
individual prize money will depend on the number of animals shown. Animals will
not be grouped, but will all be considered in one group for the purpose of
allocating the premiums. All animals deemed worthy by the Judge will receive a
blue participating ribbon. Group money paid will not exceed $9. The three
highest placings in each class will receive the following additional premiums:
1st - $3; 2nd - $2; 3rd - $1. No pen fee will be charged.
Any breed requesting a show of their own must maintain 3 different breeders and
10 head of sheep for 3 consecutive years before consideration will be given to
that specific breed to have their own show.
2. To maintain a show, there
must be 3 different breeders and 10 head of sheep each year of the Greene County
If Rule #2 of the Special Rules is violated the first year, all due
consideration will be given to the breed by the livestock committee. If there is
two years consecutive of violations, that breed will immediately be placed on
probation. The third consecutive year of violations, that particular breed will
be placed back in the Other Breeds Class.
WOOL AND WOOLIES REVUE
Wednesday, August 9 - 2:30 p.m.
Practice Show at 2:00 p.m.
The objectives of this class are to present a class of sheep in a
most attractive manner, to give spectators an opportunity to view young people
modeling wool garments while leading the wool producer, and to provide models an
opportunity to develop poise.
Participants are required to
Subject to General Rules and Regulations
All contestants must be under 21 years of age as of date of show.
must lead a registered ewe or market lamb which has been conditioned, fitted and
trained to show at halter. The sheep does not have to be owned by the entrant.
Entrant must wear a garment made of wool or wool blend. Garment does not have to
be constructed by entrant.
The following standard will be used when judging
A. Entrant’s garment (Style, Accessories Appropriate, Fashionable,
Color Becoming of Model, Suitable for Age and Neatness). 40%.
B. Poise and
Appearance (Modeling Ability, Attitude, Poise and Gracefulness, and Grooming).
C. Presentation of Sheep (Attitude toward animal, Halter on properly,
Clean, Groomed appropriately, Lamb under control while modeling and in line,
Lamb’s outfit compatible with model’s outfit). 35%.
Entries may be obtained
from your County Extension Office or the Greene County Extension Office. Mail
all entry forms to:
UT Extension - Greene County
County Court House Annex
204 North Cutler Street, Suite 105
Greeneville, TN 37745
Fax (423) 798-1713
Entries must be received at the Greene
County 4-H Office by 5:00 p.m. on Monday before the show on Wednesday. NO
ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED after the 5:00 p.m. deadline. Extension Office Fax
number is (423) 798-1713. A modeling practice will be held immediately before
the show for those wishing to practice at 2:00 p.m. Wool & Woolies Revue will
begin at 2:30 p.m.
1st - $15.00; 2nd - $12.00; 3rd - $10.00; 4th -
1 - Senior contestants age* 17 years and
under 21 years.
2 - Pairs Competition* Under 6 years of age. Must have a
partner (older sibling, friend, parent, etc.) to help control sheep. Partner
should be dressed to coordinate with the contestant, but only contestant will
model on stage. Awards will go to contestant.
3 - Primary contestants age* 6
years through 9 years.
4 - Junior contestants age* 10 years through 13 years.
5 - Intermediate contestants age* 14 years through 16 years.
*Age at time of