Dept C - 4-H Club
Dept E - Vocational Education
Dept K - Field Crops & Seeds
Dept L - Horticulture
Dept M - Honey & Molasses
Dept N - Canning
Dept O - Pastries
Dept P - Handwork
Dept R - Adult Crafts
Dept S - Ornamental Horticulture
Dept U - Photography
Dept V - Fine Arts
Dept Y - Junior Crafts
Dept F - Junior Sheep & Meat Goat Show
Dept G - Junior Dairy Show
Dept H - Open Dairy Show
Dept I - Junior Beef Show
Dept J - Open Beef Show

Department F
Junior Sheep & Meat Goat Show
 
August 14th - 3:30 p.m.
Superintendent - Diane Gibson
Director - Dallas Ottinger


Participants are required to purchase
exhibitor tickets.
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
Lot

1. Senior Ram Lambs - Born Sept. 1 thru Dec. 31, 2012
2. Early Junior Ram Lambs - Born Jan. 1 thru Feb. 14, 2013
3. Late Junior Ram Lambs - Born after Feb. 15, 2013
4. Grand Champion Ram (Lots 1, 2, & 3)
5. Reserve Grand Champion Ram
6. Senior Yearling Ewes - Born Sept. 1, 2009 thru Feb. 14, 2012
7. Junior Yearling Ewes - Born Feb. 15 thru Aug. 31, 2012.
8. Senior Ewe Lambs - Born Sept. 1 thru Dec. 31, 2012.
9. Early Junior Ewe Lambs - Born Jan. 1 thru Jan. 31, 2013.
10. Intermediate Junior Ewe Lambs - Born Feb. 1 thru Feb. 28, 2013.
11. Late Junior Ewe Lambs - Born Mar. 1, 2013 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.
Lot

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.
Lot

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 tissue).
An animal must show no breaking of skin or eruption of either of two permanent front teeth.
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 this Class.
Lot

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 be charged.

Special Rules
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 14th - 2:30 p.m.
UT Extension Office: 423-798-1710

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.

RULES

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.

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.  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).  25%.

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
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.


AWARDS:

1st - $15.00; 2nd - $12.00; 3rd - $10.00; 4th - $8.00
Plus Ribbons

CLASSES:

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.

Greene County Fair Events
FRIDAY, APRIL 18, 2014


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