Junior Sheep & Meat Goat Show
August 12th - 3:30 p.m.
Superintendent - Diane Gibson
Director - Dallas Ottinger
Participants are required to purchase
Exhibitors 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 (entries can
also lead a goat) 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.
All exhibitors 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.
All Animals MUST have a SCRAPIE TAG
Class I - Sheep - Oxford
Class II - Sheep - Dorset
Class III - Sheep - Shropshire
Class IV - Sheep - Other Breeds
1. Senior Ram Lambs - Born Sept. 1 thru Dec. 31, 2014
2. Early Junior Ram Lambs - Born Jan. 1 thru Feb. 14, 2015
3. Late Junior Ram Lambs - Born after Feb. 15, 2015
4. Grand Champion Ram (Lots 1, 2, & 3)
5. Reserve Grand Champion Ram
6. Senior Yearling Ewes - Born Sept. 1, 2012 thru Feb. 14, 2014
7. Junior Yearling Ewes - Born Feb. 15 thru Aug. 31, 2014.
8. Senior Ewe Lambs - Born Sept. 1 thru Dec. 31, 2014.
9. Early Junior Ewe Lambs - Born Jan. 1 thru Jan. 31, 2015.
10. Intermediate Junior Ewe Lambs - Born Feb. 1 thru Feb. 28, 2015.
11. Late Junior Ewe Lambs - Born Mar. 1, 2015 and after.
12. Grand Champion Ewe (Lots 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, & 11).
13. Reserve Grand Champion Ewe.
Class V - Sheep - Market Lamb Show
An 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
2. Medium Weight Market Lambs
3. Medium Heavy Weight Market Lambs
4. Heavy 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
2. Buck Kids age 3 months to under 6 months
3. Buck Kids Age 6 months to under 9 months
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
8. Doe Kid age 3 months to under 6 months
9. Doe Kid age 6 months to under 9 months
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
An animal must show no breaking of skin or eruption of either of two permanent
Milk teeth must be in place.
All animals must be slick shorn with 3/8Ē of hair or less.
An exhibitor can show a maximum of two animals in this Class.
1. Light Weight
2. Medium Weight
3. Medium Heavy Weight
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
1. 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 Fair.
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
August 12 - 2:30 p.m.
Practice Show at 2:00 p.m.
Ext. Office: 798-1710
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
purchase exhibitor tickets.
Subject to General Rules and Regulations
All contestants must be under 21 years of age as of date of show.
Entrants 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 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 classes:
A. Entrantís 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
C. Presentation of Sheep (Attitude toward animal, Halter on properly, Clean,
Groomed appropriately, Lamb under control while modeling and in line, Lambís
outfit compatible with modelís 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
Phone (423) 798-1710
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 - $8.00
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 show.