Junior Breeding Sheep

Junior Breeding Sheep Show

Saturday, Sept 9th, 2017 - 4:00 PM

  • All sheep should be on the grounds by 2:00 p.m. Registration papers and health papers will be
    checked at this time.
  • Only West TN junior exhibitors will be allowed Junior is eligible to participate. Other breed divisions will be made for any breeds with at least 3 exhibitors and 10 head of sheep. Any breeds which do not have 3 exhibitors and 10 head will show in either AOB Meat or AOB Wool.

to enter and show. There will be a breeding animal showmanship. Only exhibitors who are entered in the breeding show are eligible to participate.

  • The show is open to registered ewes and rams.
  • Ewes shown in Market Classes at the Dyer County Fair are not eligible for Breeding Classes.
  • Animals in Lamb Classes must have lamb teeth.
  • There will be a division for any breed in which a Dyer County

    Ewe and Ram Classes

    Class 1
    Lot 1: Pee Wee Showmanship (Ages: Third Grade & Under)
    Lot 2: Junior Showmanship
    Lot 3: Junior High Showmanship
    Lot 4: Senior Showmanship

    Class 2: Supreme Champion Ram
    Class 3:Supreme Champion Ewe
    Class 4:AOB Meat
    Class 5: AOB Wool
    Class 6: AOB Hair
    Class 7:Corriedale
    Class 8: Cotswold
    Class 9:Dorset
    Class 10: Hampshire
    Class 11: Natural Color
    Class 12:Southdown
    Class 13: Suffolk
    Class 14:Shropshire

    Lot 5: Senior Ram Lamb (Born September 1 to December 31, last year)
    Lot 6: Early Junior Ram Lamb (Born January 1 to February 15, this year)
    Lot 7: Late Junior Ram Lamb (Born February 16 to April 30, this year)
    Lot 8: Champion Ram, Reserve Champion Ram
    Lot 9: Senior Yearling Ewes (Born September 1, two yeas go to February 15 last year)
    Lot 10: Junior Yearling Class (Born February 16 last year to August 31, last year)
    Lot 11: Senior Ewe Lambs (Born September 1 to December 31, last year)
    Lot 12: Early Junior Ewe Lambs (Born January 1 to January 31, this year)
    Lot 13: Intermediate Junior Ewe Lambs (Born February 1 to February 28 this year)
    Lot 14: Late Junior Ewe Lambs (Born March 1 to April 30, this year)
    Lot 15: Champion Ewe, Reserve Champion Ewe
    Lot 16: Tennessee Bred by exhibitor.
    Class 21: Herdsman Award - (1st - $15, 2nd - $12)
    Class 23: Supreme Champion Ewe
    Class 24: Supreme Champion Ram

    An exception to the above classifications of sheep may be made when an exhibitor
    wishes to enter a younger animal in the next older age classification. In no case
    will an older animal be entered in a younger age classification than its birthday
    would permit. Please call Pollyanna McClure, 731-589-0162 for a registration form.
    Please register by August 31, 2016

    Awards

    1st - $20.00
    2nd - $15.00
    3rd - $12.00
    4th - $10.00
    5th - $5.00
    Grand Champion Ewe & Ram in each category - Rosette
    Reserve Champion Ewe & Ram in each category - Rosette
    Supreme Champion Ewe & Ram - $25.00

    Superintendent

    Pollyanna McClure