Junior Sheep & Meat Goat Show
August 14th - 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
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, 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.
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 3/8” 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 -
No pen fee will be charged.
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
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.
Extension Office: 423-798-1710
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
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.
must wear a garment made of wool or wool blend. Garment does not have to be
constructed by entrant.
following standard will be used when judging classes:
Entrant's garment (Style, Accessories Appropriate, Fashionable, Color Becoming
of Model, Suitable for Age and Neatness). 40%.
and Appearance (Modeling Ability, Attitude, Poise and Gracefulness, and
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%.
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.
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.